Definition of To crack on. Meaning of To crack on. Synonyms of To crack on

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word To crack on. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word To crack on and, of course, To crack on synonyms and on the right images related to the word To crack on.

Definition of To crack on

To crack on
Crack Crack (kr[a^]k), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Cracked (kr[a^]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. Cracking.] [OE. cracken, craken, to crack, break, boast, AS. cracian, cearcian, to crack; akin to D. kraken, G. krachen; cf. Skr. garj to rattle, or perh. of imitative origin. Cf. Crake, Cracknel, Creak.] 1. To break or burst, with or without entire separation of the parts; as, to crack glass; to crack nuts. 2. To rend with grief or pain; to affect deeply with sorrow; hence, to disorder; to distract; to craze. O, madam, my old heart is cracked. --Shak. He thought none poets till their brains were cracked. --Roscommon. 3. To cause to sound suddenly and sharply; to snap; as, to crack a whip. 4. To utter smartly and sententiously; as, to crack a joke. --B. Jonson. 5. To cry up; to extol; -- followed by up. [Low] To crack a bottle, to open the bottle and drink its contents. To crack a crib, to commit burglary. [Slang] To crack on, to put on; as, to crack on more sail, or more steam. [Colloq.]

Meaning of To crack on from wikipedia

- Crack frequently refers to: Crack, a fracture in a body Crack, a fracture (geology) in a rock Crack, short for crack cocaine Crack may also refer to: Cracks...
- Crack cocaine, commonly known simply as crack, and also known as rock, is a free base form of cocaine that can be smoked. Crack offers a short, intense...
- The Crack is the debut album by English punk rock band The Ruts, released in 1979. The album contains the UK hit singles "Babylon's Burning" (number seven...
- The crack epidemic is a surge of crack cocaine use in major cities across the United States, predominantly in the late 1980s and the 1990s. This resulted...
- Cracking may refer to: Cracking, the formation of a fracture or partial fracture in a solid material studied as fracture mechanics Performing a sternotomy...
- loading cycle, typically producing striations on some parts of the fracture surface. The crack will continue to grow until it reaches a critical size, which...
- "Jimmy Crack Corn" or "Blue Tail Fly" is an American song which first became po****r during the rise of blackface minstrelsy in the 1840s through performances...
- Crack the Skye is the fourth studio album by American heavy metal band Mastodon, released on March 24, 2009 through Reprise, Sire and Relapse Records....
- Leftöver Crack is an American punk rock band formed in 1998, following the breakup of Choking Victim. The band is currently signed to Fat Wreck Chords...
- of the propagation of cracks in materials. It uses methods of analytical solid mechanics to calculate the driving force on a crack and those of experimental...