Definition and Meanings for crease
·This dictionary definitions come from open dictionary GNU Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
·The meaning of a word in English varies according to its part of speech , for this reason the different meanings are ordered by their part of speech.
·It is a very easy to use dictionary , very well structured that will allow you to solve all your doubts on any word and you also will deepen the knowledge of the English language.
Crease is ranked 16,719 in the ranking of most used words in English
Part of Speech of crease
noun, transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
Etymology of crease
Meaning of crease
- see creese.
- a line or mark made by folding or doubling any pliable substance; hence, a similar mark, however produced.
- one of the lines serving to define the limits of the bowler and the striker.
- the combination of four lines forming a rectangle inclosing either goal, or the inclosed space itself, within which no attacking player is allowed unless the ball is there; -- called also goal crease.
as transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
- to make a crease or mark in, as by folding or doubling.