Definition of crinkle-cut in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkriNGkəlˌkət/


(Especially of French fries) cut with wavy edges.
Example sentences
  • He then served us a herbed yogurt mousse, with crinkle-cut herbed potato chips.
  • The chips, or fries, are of the crinkle-cut variety.
  • A hotel phone squats on a desk in front of the screens, and from time to time the actors will ring down to order not a roast beef sandwich with crinkle-cut crisps, but a round of Truth or Dare - or maybe a darker, less formalised game.

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Syllabification: crin·kle-cut

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