cracked cracked  /ˈkrækt/


  1. (adj) used of skin roughened as a result of cold or exposure
  2. (adj) of paint or varnish; having the appearance of alligator hide
  3. (adj) informal or slang terms for mentally irregular



  • I cracked; I just cracked.


  1. Political Notebook: June 16

    Longtime Democratic Sen. Thelma Harper has confirmed plans to run for re-election, but the door could be cracked open for a potential primary challenge from another high-profile North Nashville politician.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Tennessean

  2. Revs use hot start to blast past Blue Crabs

    The York Revolution cracked 13 hits -- including five straight hits to open the game -- and took advantage of eight errors or wild pitches by the Blue Crabs to score a 7-3 win in Waldorf, Md.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: York Daily Record

  3. MLB: Seattle 4, Oakland 0

    OAKLAND, Calif., June 15 (UPI) -- Felix Hernandez fired seven shutout innings and Henry Blanco cracked a grand slam Saturday, boosting the Seattle Mariners over Oakland 4-0.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: UPI


  1. The singer of such tough songs as "Gunpowder & Lead," Lambert said backstage, "I never cry and I cried tonight. You cracked me, people."
    on Apr 18, 2010 By: Miranda Lambert Source: The Tennessean (blog)

  2. "Yet we're up against her biological clock -- that pressure is what cracked it," Armstrong says, adding that, "Because if somebody wants a child -- man, that's the greatest gift you can give to a woman -- so who are you to stand there and say...
    on May 8, 2009 By: Lance Armstrong Source: USA Today

  3. "It will certainly cause cracked plaster and broken windows, but probably not structural damage," said Hutton.
    on Jul 29, 2008 By: Kate Hutton Source: Chicago Tribune

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