crustiest crustiest

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) having a hardened crust as a covering
  2. (adj) brusque and surly and forbidding

Usage(s):

  1. But even the Navy's crustiest battleship admirals concede that the day of the battlewagon is all but done.
  2. Making his announcements briskly, answering barbed questions with even-tempered directness, Johnson also bared a sardonic vein that recalled Harry Truman at his crustiest.

News

  • Markland: Ways to make a difference do exist, and nearby, too

    It’s nearly universal. Perhaps not so readily apparent in some, but I submit it’s there, even under the crustiest of countenances. When you get right down to it, we want to make a mark. To leave a leg
    on October 10, 2013     Source: East Valley Tribune

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