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1crab/ˈkræb/noun
pluralcrabs
1crab
/ˈkræb/
noun
pluralcrabs
Learner's definition of CRAB  
[count]  : a sea animal that has a hard shell, eight legs, and two large claws
— see color picture on this pagesee also hermit crab, king crab
   b  [noncount]  : the meat of a crab eaten as food
crabs [plural]medical  : a medical problem in which very small insects (called lice) live in the hair surrounding a person's sexual organs
[count]US, informal  : an unhappy person who complains a lot : grouch
2crab/ˈkræb/verb
crabscrabbedcrabbing
2crab
/ˈkræb/
verb
crabscrabbedcrabbing
Learner's definition of CRAB  
[no object]
: to catch or try to catch crabs
US, informal  : to complain about something in a way that annoys people

— crabbing

noun,[noncount]
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