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verb [intransitive/transitive] crane pronunciation in American English /kreɪn/
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present tense
I/you/we/theycrane
he/she/itcranes
present participlecraning
past tensecraned
past participlecraned

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  1. to stretch your neck out to try to see something

    She craned out of the window, trying to see the ocean.

    He had to crane his neck to see what was happening on stage.

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spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles

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