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Meaning of CRACKING

Pronunciation:  'kraking

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  1. [n]  the act of cracking something
  2. [n]  a sudden sharp noise; "the crack of a whip"; "he heard the cracking of the ice"
  3. [n]  the process whereby heavy molecules of naphtha or petroleum are broken down into hydrocarbons of lower molecular weight (especially in the oil-refining process)
  4. [adj]  (informal) very good; "a bully pulpit"; "a neat sports car"; "had a great time at the party"; "you look simply smashing"
  5. [adj]  making a loud sharp sound as of a rifle shot or a breaking branch or a whip; "lion tamers with their cracking whips"

CRACKING is a 8 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: bang-up, bully, corking, crack, crack, dandy, fracture, good, great, groovy, keen, neat, nifty, noisy, not bad(p), peachy, slap-up, smashing, swell
 See Also: break, breakage, breaking, chemical action, chemical change, chemical process, hydrocracking, noise



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