Crack and Fracture


Crack noun - An irregular usually narrow break in a surface created by pressure.
Usage example: a pebble struck the car's windshield and left a spidery crack in it

Fracture is a synonym for crack in break topic. In some cases you can use "Fracture" instead the word "Crack" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like split, help, result of blow. popular alternative


Fracture verb - To cause to separate into pieces usually suddenly or forcibly.
Usage example: fractured his arm in the fall

Crack is a synonym for fracture in break topic. You can use "Crack" instead the word "Fracture" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as help, action, nature, cleft. popular alternative

Nearby Words: fractured, fracturing

How words are described

small small crack small fracture
massive massive crack massive fracture
serious serious crack serious fracture

Common collocations

time crack time fracture time
story crack story fracture story
little crack little fracture little
planet crack planet fracture planet
Other words: skull, skulls.
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