Crepitate meaning

krĕpĭ-tāt
To make a crackling or popping sound; crackle.
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To make slight, sharp, repeated crackling sounds; crackle.
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To crackle, to make a crackling sound.
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Origin of crepitate

  • Latin crepitāre crepitāt- to crackle frequentative of crepāre to creak

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin crepitare (“to creak, rattle, clatter, crackle”), frequentive of crepare (“to creak, rattle, etc., burst or break with a noise, crash”).

    From Wiktionary