Craps vs Crass - What's the difference?

craps | crass |


As a noun craps

is (pluralonly) a game of gambling, or chance, where the players "roll" or throw dice to make scores and avoid crap or craps can be .

As a verb craps

is (crap).

As an adjective crass is

coarse; crude; not refined or sensible.

craps

English

(wikipedia craps)

Etymology 1

From (etyl)

Noun

(en-plural noun)
  • (pluralonly) a game of gambling, or chance, where the players "roll" or throw dice to make scores and avoid crap
  • * 1920 , , The Understanding Heart , Chapter XII
  • “As an inventor,” Bob Mason suggested, “you're a howling success at shooting craps ! If I were as free of spavins, ringbone, saddle-galls, and splints as you are, I'd have that nanny-goat in here, hog-tie her, flop her and let the boy help himself. ”

    Etymology 2

    Noun

    (head)
  • English plurals
  • (pluralonly, slang, vulgar) diarrhea.
  • Verb

    (head)
  • (crap)
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    crass

    English

    Adjective

    (er)
  • coarse; crude; not refined or sensible
  • * 2002 , ,
  • You guys would rather be with someone else who’s equal to your status in life. Tiger Woods, or somebody. I comes across as crass , a Neanderthal, a babbling idiot sometimes. I like to show you that person. I like that person. [...]
  • materialistic
  • dense
  • Antonyms

    * delicate, sensible, refined

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