The definition of a cruse is an earthenware container used for holding liquids.
An example of a cruse is a ceramic oil bottle.
a small container for liquids such as water, oil, honey, or wine
Origin of cruseMiddle English crouse from Old English cruse, akin to Middle Dutch cruyse, Old Norse krus, German krause, pot with lid
A small earthenware container, such as a pot or jar, for holding liquids.
Origin of cruseMiddle English crouse perhaps from Middle Dutch cruyse pot
- A surname.