Definition of Crustier

1. Adjective. (comparative of crusty) ¹



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Definition of Crustier

1. crusty [adj] - See also: crusty

Lexicographical Neighbors of Crustier

crustaceous
crustaceousness
crustacyanin
crustae
crustal
crustal movement
crustal plate
crustate
crustated
crustation
crustecdysone
crusted
crusted ringworm
crusted tetter
crustie
crustier (current term)
crusties
crustiest
crustily
crustiness
crustinesses
crusting
crustless
crustlike
crustose
crustose thallus
crustquake
crustquakes
crusts
crusty

Literary usage of Crustier

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1824)
"He is getting crustier and crustier every day.—One can scarcely get him to put in the least puff now, merely to oblige a friend. ..."

2. Noctes Ambrosianæ by John Wilson, Robert Shelton Mackenzie, James Hogg (1863)
"He is getting crustier and crustier every day. One can scarcely get him to put in the least putt' now, merely to oblige a friend. ..."

3. Pages from a Private Diary by Henry Charles Beeching (1899)
"The odd man is a curious study : vicars may come and go, but as a rule he goes on for ever, getting crustier and crustier with age. ..."

4. Noetes Ambrosianæ by John Wilson, James Hogg, William Maginn, John Gibson Lockhart (1854)
"He is getting crustier and crustier every day. One can scarcely get him to put in the least puff now, merely to oblige a friend. ..."

5. George Eliot's Works by George Eliot (1893)
"... take it ill if I 'ma bit silenter and crustier nor usual. Trouble doesna make me care the less for thee. I know we shall stick together to the last. ..."

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