Synonyms for crack


1. crack, cleft, crevice, fissure, scissure, opening, gap
usage: a long narrow opening
2. gap, crack, opening
usage: a narrow opening; "he opened the window a crack"
3. crevice, cranny, crack, fissure, chap, depression, impression, imprint
usage: a long narrow depression in a surface
4. crack, cracking, snap, noise
usage: a sudden sharp noise; "the crack of a whip"; "he heard the cracking of the ice"; "he can hear the snap of a twig"
5. shot, crack, opportunity, chance
usage: a chance to do something; "he wanted a shot at the champion"
6. wisecrack, crack, sally, quip, remark, comment, input
usage: witty remark
7. crack, blemish, defect, mar
usage: a blemish resulting from a break without complete separation of the parts; "there was a crack in the mirror"
8. crack, crack cocaine, tornado, cocaine, cocain
usage: a purified and potent form of cocaine that is smoked rather than snorted; highly addictive


1. crack, sound, go
usage: make a very sharp explosive sound; "His gun cracked"
2. snap, crack, sound, go
usage: make a sharp sound; "his fingers snapped"
3. crack, hit
usage: hit forcefully; deal a hard blow, making a cracking noise; "The teacher cracked him across the face with a ruler"
4. crack up, crack, crock up, break up, collapse, suffer, sustain, have, get
usage: suffer a nervous breakdown
5. crack, tell, narrate, recount, recite
usage: tell spontaneously; "crack a joke"
6. crack, change, alter, modify
usage: cause to become cracked; "heat and light cracked the back of the leather chair"
7. crack, decompose, break up, break down
usage: reduce (petroleum) to a simpler compound by cracking
8. crack, change
usage: break into simpler molecules by means of heat; "The petroleum cracked"


1. ace, A-one, crack, first-rate, super, tiptop, topnotch, top-notch, tops(predicate), superior (vs. inferior)
usage: of the highest quality; "an ace reporter"; "a crack shot"; "a first-rate golfer"; "a super party"; "played top-notch tennis"; "an athlete in tiptop condition"; "she is absolutely tops"
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