crackling

Part of speech: noun

A crackling sound.

Part of speech: noun

The crisp browned skin of roasted pork.

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Usage examples "crackling":

  1. Nothing was heard save the sharp crackling of the flames. - "Afar in the Forest", W.H.G. Kingston.
  2. He was a perfect brush- heap in a blaze, snapping and crackling for a time, and then ending in smoke. - "Knickerbocker's History of New York, Complete", Washington Irving.
  3. And Frost came nearer and nearer, crackling, laughing, talking to himself, just as he is doing to- day. - "Old Peter's Russian Tales", Arthur Ransome.