- Offensive Slang Used as a disparaging term for a person or animal that is partially disabled or unable to use a limb or limbs.
- Slang Something that is easily accomplished, especially an undemanding academic course.
Origin of cripShort for cripple.
- (offensive) A cripple.
- (rehabilitation) A person with a disability (generally self-referential).
Shortening of cripple
From cripple, referring to the canes they used to carry.