from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Variant of crowdie.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A thick gruel of oatmeal and milk or water.
  • adj. crowded

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A thick gruel of oatmeal and milk or water; food of the porridge kind.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See crowdie.


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  • I use crowdy as a description of very friendly crowd, the one that you want to be a part of and its not overwhelming you. I always explain it to my EN speaking friends and some of the already adopted it into their vocab.

    July 19, 2016

  • How gruelish!

    June 11, 2011

  • porridge, gruel

    July 31, 2007