encrusted encrusted  /ɛn ˈkrə stɪd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having a hardened crust as a covering

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Over that goes chocolate-flavored coating encrusted chopped peanuts.
  2. The dining room's table is laden with Uighur specialities steamed dumplings, sesame-encrusted flatbreads, pastries stuffed with cheese and dates.
  3. In a 1983 television special commemorating the 25th anniversary of Motown, Jackson debuted the crystal-encrusted glove that would become his most recognizable wardrobe hallmark.

News

  1. Putin: I did not steal Super Bowl ring

    Russia's president is fighting back: No, he did not steal a Super Bowl ring. And no, he's not rocking the diamond-encrusted prize on his finger, either.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: CNN

  2. Listen To Alicia Keys Perform 'No One' On 'VH1 Storytellers'

    Listen to Alicia Keys' stripped-down "No One" rendition on "VH1 Storytellers." Alicia Keys is kind of having a moment. Between hooking up with Maxwell in her "Fire We Make" video, and then, you know, the giant rhinestone-encrusted Vegas-style headdress in her "Tears Always Win" video, the "New Day" singer is basically living out every single one of our [...]
    on June 18, 2013     Source: MTV

  3. Russian president: I did not steal Super Bowl ring

    Russia's president is fighting back: No, he did not steal a Super Bowl ring. And no, he's not rocking the diamond-encrusted prize on his finger, either.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: CNN

Quotes

  1. "Some school superintendents have taken the mistaken view that money meant for the classroom would be better spent financing their personal diamond-encrusted, taxpayer-provided nest eggs," said Assemblyman Joseph Cryan (D-Union), chairman of the...
    on Jun 16, 2008 By: Joseph Cryan Source: The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

  2. "Fortunately, substituting pistachio-encrusted salmon and gingered brown basmati pilaf for roast beef with mashed potatoes and gravy is not a culinary sacrifice," Willett said in a JAMA editorial accompanying the studies.
    on Jan 11, 2005 By: Walter Willett Source: CBS News

  3. "Actual travelers exist in real time and have to deal with the kinds of troubles that don't end up as body copy between splashy photos of a beach at dawn and coconut-encrusted prawns in honey-melon-okra dipping sauce at cocktail hour," Mr....
    on Dec 18, 2007 By: Chuck Thompson Source: New York Times

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