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Synonyms for crack



break down

crack down on something or someone


have a breakdown


burst out laughing


  • burst out laughing
  • laugh
  • fall about (laughing)
  • guffaw
  • roar with laughter
  • be in stitches
  • split your sides

Synonyms for crack

to undergo partial breaking

to make a sudden sharp, explosive noise

to find the key to (a code, for example)

to give way mentally and emotionally

to suddenly lose all health or strength

crack up: to undergo wrecking

crack up: to give way mentally and emotionally

crack up: to suddenly lose all health or strength

a sudden sharp, explosive noise

a usually narrow partial opening caused by splitting and rupture

a trying to do or make something

a brief trial

a flippant or sarcastic remark

having or demonstrating a high degree of knowledge or skill

Synonyms for crack

a narrow opening


a long narrow depression in a surface

a sudden sharp noise


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a chance to do something

witty remark

a blemish resulting from a break without complete separation of the parts

a purified and potent form of cocaine that is smoked rather than snorted

a usually brief attempt

the act of cracking something

become fractured


make a very sharp explosive sound

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make a sharp sound


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hit forcefully

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pass through (a barrier)

break partially but keep its integrity

break suddenly and abruptly, as under tension

gain unauthorized access computers with malicious intentions

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suffer a nervous breakdown

tell spontaneously

cause to become cracked

reduce (petroleum) to a simpler compound by cracking

break into simpler molecules by means of heat

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A bit like the Irish craic which is known world-over, there is an opportunity here to export our sense of hwyl and encourage others to enjoy it.
Everyone would be out every day at the racecourse, and then in the evening the place came alive with discussions of the day's races, music (provided by myself in my other job as entertainer with my wife Roxanne) and singing, and plenty of craic in the bar until the early hours of the morning.
While a mark of 119 leaves little obvious room for manoeuvre, it would be no surprise if Back For The Craic finds enough improvement to stake a major claim.
Now as Wales prepares to battle with Ireland at Lansdowne Road tomorrow, a new tourism campaign is pitting hwyl, Wales' own sense of energy and cultural passion, against Irish craic.
Indeed, if you''re looking for some Celtic craic you are spoilt for choice in Dublin''s twin fair city.
Britons Alex Boardman and Nick Doody will perform at what will be the second Craic Attack show this season.
The 20/20 PV Microspectrophotometer, from CRAIC Technologies, captures spectra and images of microscopic samples in the ultra-violet, visible, and near infrared spectral regions.
A STAFFORDSHIRE club is marking St Patrick's Night next month with live Irish music and plenty of craic.
Spokeswoman Hayley Myers said: "Dublin is renowned for its love of the craic, so in the style of the famous Temple Bar area of pubs and clubs we are hosting a typical Irish bar crawl.
And if you are up for the CRAIC, we want to hear from you
Organised by the great Naoise Nunn, it's good craic.
When it was time to return to wall-to-wall sunshine in Cali, they declared: "I guess we won't miss the grey but we'll miss the craic.
CRAIC Technologies' Lambdafire microspectroscopy and imaging software package is designed to collect, analyze and process both microspectra and images from proprietary microspectrophotometers running Windows 8.
IRISH bandWestlife just love the craic, so they couldn''t resist one last knees-up in Liverpool after their farewell sell-out arena gig here.