craic

n. (Irish Slang) enjoyment, fun, pleasure

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Craic — or crack is a term for fun, entertainment, and enjoyable conversation, particularly prominent in Ireland.[1][2] It is often used with the definite article – the craic.[1] The word has an unusual history; the form craic was borrowed into Irish… …   Wikipedia

  • craic — see ↑crack (n) …   Useful english dictionary

  • craic — [[t]kræ̱k[/t]] N SING If you are talking about something that you did and you say the craic was great , or it was a good craic , you mean that you had a really good time, especially because everyone was talking, joking, and laughing. [IRISH,… …   English dictionary

  • craic — noun fun, especially through enjoyable company, a pleasant conversation. He nursed bottled water and listened to the accents, the stories, the craic …   Wiktionary

  • craic — I Everyday English Slang in Ireland n (pronounced crack) fun time and good conversation II Irish Slang (pronounced crack) fun time III Mid Ulster English banter, fun, gossip, news (eg. What s the crack?) From Scots or northern English. Originally …   English dialects glossary

  • craic — Irish slang. Unfortunately, also crack and pronounced as such. Hard to translate, roughly meaning fun. We had great craic that night …   Dictionary of american slang

  • craic — • something that is a laugh eg. It ll be a right craic . Of Irish origin …   Londonisms dictionary

  • craic — noun variant spelling of crack (in sense 4) …   English new terms dictionary

  • craic — UK [kræk] / US noun [singular/uncountable] Irish informal a pleasant conversation or enjoyable time …   English dictionary

  • CRAIC Technologies — CRAIC Technologies, Inc. Type Private Industry Scientific Instruments Founded 2002 Headquarters San Dimas, California …   Wikipedia

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