Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • A variant of crouched.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Supported upon crutches.
  • adjective Marked with the sign of the cross; crouched.
  • adjective (Eccl.) one of a religious order, so called because its members bore the sign of the cross on their staves and habits; -- called also crossed friar and crouched friar.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of crutch.
  • adjective Supported upon crutches.
  • adjective Marked with the sign of the cross; crouched.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • No one has forced the GOP to expose what that integrated messaging or perhaps better referred to as crutched argument, really means and if whether there is a third alternative.

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  • To test whether IH, combined with the constructional theory can explain peoples' understanding of sentences, K&G conducted four experiments using novel denominal verbs like "crutched" or "typoed."

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  • I do think the film is crutched by the book, only because it could never have lived up to it.

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  • I asked, walking slowly beside him as he crutched toward the door.

    Forget You

  • I asked, walking slowly beside him as he crutched toward the door.

    Forget You

  • He crutched out and pushed the door closed just as slowly behind him, without a thunk his dad would hear.

    Forget You

  • When he half turned and crutched back toward the bleachers, I saw how carrying the clipboard in his pants this way made sense.

    Forget You

  • He crutched out and pushed the door closed just as slowly behind him, without a thunk his dad would hear.

    Forget You

  • He crutched around the open door and slammed it shut with his hip.

    Forget You

  • I followed Doug as he crutched slowly down the steps from the platform and through the dining room.

    Forget You

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