crackle - definition and synonyms

verb [intransitive] 

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/ˈkræk(ə)l/
present tense
I/you/we/theycrackle
he/she/itcrackles
present participlecrackling
past tensecrackled
past participlecrackled
  1. 1

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    to make continuous short sounds like the sound of wood burning

    The radio began to crackle.

  2. 2
    to be full of something such as nervousness or excitement
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crackle

 

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noun [countable/uncountable]
singularcrackle
pluralcrackles

the crackle of thunder in the distance