incrust


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in·crust

 (ĭn-krŭst′)
v.
Variant of encrust.

incrust

(ɪnˈkrʌst)
vb
a variant spelling of encrust
inˈcrustant n, adj
ˌincrusˈtation n

in•crust

(ɪnˈkrʌst)
v.t.
1. to cover or line with a crust or hard coating.
2. to form into a crust.
3. to deposit as a crust.
v.i.
4. to form a crust.
[1635–45; < Latin incrustāre]

incrust


Past participle: incrusted
Gerund: incrusting

Imperative
incrust
incrust
Present
I incrust
you incrust
he/she/it incrusts
we incrust
you incrust
they incrust
Preterite
I incrusted
you incrusted
he/she/it incrusted
we incrusted
you incrusted
they incrusted
Present Continuous
I am incrusting
you are incrusting
he/she/it is incrusting
we are incrusting
you are incrusting
they are incrusting
Present Perfect
I have incrusted
you have incrusted
he/she/it has incrusted
we have incrusted
you have incrusted
they have incrusted
Past Continuous
I was incrusting
you were incrusting
he/she/it was incrusting
we were incrusting
you were incrusting
they were incrusting
Past Perfect
I had incrusted
you had incrusted
he/she/it had incrusted
we had incrusted
you had incrusted
they had incrusted
Future
I will incrust
you will incrust
he/she/it will incrust
we will incrust
you will incrust
they will incrust
Future Perfect
I will have incrusted
you will have incrusted
he/she/it will have incrusted
we will have incrusted
you will have incrusted
they will have incrusted
Future Continuous
I will be incrusting
you will be incrusting
he/she/it will be incrusting
we will be incrusting
you will be incrusting
they will be incrusting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been incrusting
you have been incrusting
he/she/it has been incrusting
we have been incrusting
you have been incrusting
they have been incrusting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been incrusting
you will have been incrusting
he/she/it will have been incrusting
we will have been incrusting
you will have been incrusting
they will have been incrusting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been incrusting
you had been incrusting
he/she/it had been incrusting
we had been incrusting
you had been incrusting
they had been incrusting
Conditional
I would incrust
you would incrust
he/she/it would incrust
we would incrust
you would incrust
they would incrust
Past Conditional
I would have incrusted
you would have incrusted
he/she/it would have incrusted
we would have incrusted
you would have incrusted
they would have incrusted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.incrust - decorate or cover lavishly (as with gems)incrust - decorate or cover lavishly (as with gems)
adorn, decorate, grace, ornament, embellish, beautify - make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.; "Decorate the room for the party"; "beautify yourself for the special day"
2.incrust - cover or coat with a crust
coat, surface - put a coat on; cover the surface of; furnish with a surface; "coat the cake with chocolate"
3.incrust - form a crust or a hard layer
effloresce - become encrusted with crystals due to evaporation
harden, indurate - become hard or harder; "The wax hardened"
References in classic literature ?
It was sufficiently incrusted to bear a pedestrian, but the poor horses broke through the crust, and plunged and strained at every step.
The ridge which lay on the right of the travellers having now become very low, they passed over it, and came into a level plain, about ten miles in circumference, and incrusted to the depth of a foot or eighteen inches with salt as white as snow.
We passed also a muddy swamp of considerable extent, which in summer dries, and becomes incrusted with various salts; and hence is called a salitral.