What does the word crag mean?

Usage examples for crag

  1. A bird skimming the fields; a wind slightly stirring the bushes; an antelope bounding over a mountain crag; a deer a little alarmed at the whoop of the hunter. – Traditions of the North American Indians, Vol. 3 (of 3) by James Athearn Jones
  2. In its first dim days it had been perched on a crag that juts out from the overhanging mountain; there its life began, we hardly know when, in the dawn of Greek history. – Ancient Town-Planning by F. Haverfield
  3. The first essay, describing his ascent of Fuji- no- yama, is as beautiful a piece of impressionistic prose as Hearn ever wrote- the immense poetry of the moment as he stood on the summit and looked at the view for a hundred leagues, and the pilgrims poised upon the highest crag, with faces turned eastward, clapping their hands as a salutation to the mighty day. – Lafcadio Hearn by Nina H. Kennard