"cracking a crust" Definition

  1. rubbing along in the world. CRACKING A TIDY CRUST, means doing very well. This is a very common expression among the lower orders.

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Position in the dictionary: 818 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: crackle, cracksman, cram, crammer, cranky, crap, crapping case, craw thumper, crawler, crawly mawly
Previous words in the dictionary: cracked up, crack up, crack a bottle, crack, crabshells, crabs, crab, coxy-loxy, cow’s grease, cowan

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