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# crank

crank | corank |

## As nouns the difference between crank and corank

is that crank is a bent piece of an axle or shaft, or an attached arm perpendicular, or nearly so, to the end of a shaft or wheel, used to impart a rotation to a wheel or other mechanical device; also used to change circular into reciprocating motion, or reciprocating into circular motion while corank is (mathematics).

is (slang) strange, weird, odd.

## As a verb crank

is to turn by means of a crank .

craik | crank |

## As an adjective crank is

strange, weird, odd.

## As a noun crank is

a bent piece of an axle or shaft, or an attached arm perpendicular, or nearly so, to the end of a shaft or wheel, used to impart a rotation to a wheel or other mechanical device; also used to change circular into reciprocating motion, or reciprocating into circular motion.

## As a verb crank is

to turn by means of a crank.

crang | crank |

## As nouns the difference between crang and crank

is that crang is alternative form of lang=en while crank is a bent piece of an axle or shaft, or an attached arm perpendicular, or nearly so, to the end of a shaft or wheel, used to impart a rotation to a wheel or other mechanical device; also used to change circular into reciprocating motion, or reciprocating into circular motion.

## As an adjective crank is

strange, weird, odd.

## As a verb crank is

to turn by means of a crank.

brank | crank |

## As nouns the difference between brank and crank

is that brank is a metal bridle formerly used as a torture device to hold the head of a scold and restrain the tongue while crank is a bent piece of an axle or shaft, or an attached arm perpendicular, or nearly so, to the end of a shaft or wheel, used to impart a rotation to a wheel or other mechanical device; also used to change circular into reciprocating motion, or reciprocating into circular motion.

## As verbs the difference between brank and crank

is that brank is to put someone in the branks while crank is to turn by means of a crank.

## As an adjective crank is

strange, weird, odd.

crank | cran |

## In obsolete|lang=en terms the difference between crank and cran

is that crank is (obsolete) a sick person; an invalid while cran is (obsolete) a measure of herrings, either imprecise or sometimes legally specified; also rarely a barrel made to hold such a measure.

## As nouns the difference between crank and cran

is that crank is a bent piece of an axle or shaft, or an attached arm perpendicular, or nearly so, to the end of a shaft or wheel, used to impart a rotation to a wheel or other mechanical device; also used to change circular into reciprocating motion, or reciprocating into circular motion while cran is (obsolete) a measure of herrings, either imprecise or sometimes legally specified; also rarely a barrel made to hold such a measure or cran can be (music) an embellishment played on the lowest note of a chanter of a bagpipe, consisting of a series of grace notes produced by rapid sequential lifting of the fingers of the lower hand.

is (slang) strange, weird, odd.

## As a verb crank

is to turn by means of a crank .

crans | crank |

## As nouns the difference between crans and crank

is that crans is while crank is a bent piece of an axle or shaft, or an attached arm perpendicular, or nearly so, to the end of a shaft or wheel, used to impart a rotation to a wheel or other mechanical device; also used to change circular into reciprocating motion, or reciprocating into circular motion.

## As an adjective crank is

(slang) strange, weird, odd.

## As a verb crank is

to turn by means of a crank .

crank | frank |

## In obsolete terms the difference between crank and frank

is that crank is a sick person; an invalid while frank is liberal; generous; profuse.

## As adjectives the difference between crank and frank

is that crank is strange, weird, odd while frank is honest, especially in an manner that seems slightly blunt; candid; not reserved or disguised.

## As nouns the difference between crank and frank

is that crank is a bent piece of an axle or shaft, or an attached arm perpendicular, or nearly so, to the end of a shaft or wheel, used to impart a rotation to a wheel or other mechanical device; also used to change circular into reciprocating motion, or reciprocating into circular motion while frank is free postage, a right exercised by governments (usually with definite article).

## As verbs the difference between crank and frank

is that crank is to turn by means of a crank while frank is to place a frank on an envelope.

## As a proper noun Frank is

a given name derived from Germanic.

crank | prank |

## In slang|lang=en terms the difference between crank and prank

is that crank is (slang) penis while prank is (slang) to call someone's phone and promptly hang up.

## In obsolete|lang=en terms the difference between crank and prank

is that crank is (obsolete) a sick person; an invalid while prank is (obsolete) full of gambols or tricks.

## In lang=en terms the difference between crank and prank

is that crank is to be running at a high level of output or effort while prank is to perform a practical joke on; to trick.

## As adjectives the difference between crank and prank

is that crank is (slang) strange, weird, odd while prank is (obsolete) full of gambols or tricks.

## As nouns the difference between crank and prank

is that crank is a bent piece of an axle or shaft, or an attached arm perpendicular, or nearly so, to the end of a shaft or wheel, used to impart a rotation to a wheel or other mechanical device; also used to change circular into reciprocating motion, or reciprocating into circular motion while prank is (obsolete) an evil deed; a malicious trick, an act of cruel deception.

## As verbs the difference between crank and prank

is that crank is to turn by means of a crank while prank is to adorn in a showy manner; to dress or equip ostentatiously.

crawk | crank |

## As verbs the difference between crawk and crank

is that crawk is to caw (squawk) while crank is to turn by means of a crank .

## As an adjective crank is

(slang) strange, weird, odd.

## As a noun crank is

a bent piece of an axle or shaft, or an attached arm perpendicular, or nearly so, to the end of a shaft or wheel, used to impart a rotation to a wheel or other mechanical device; also used to change circular into reciprocating motion, or reciprocating into circular motion.

crank | crunk |

## In us slang terms the difference between crank and crunk

is that crank is methamphetamine while crunk is of an absurd amount.

## As adjectives the difference between crank and crunk

is that crank is strange, weird, odd while crunk is crazy and drunk; according to the dictionary.

## As nouns the difference between crank and crunk

is that crank is a bent piece of an axle or shaft, or an attached arm perpendicular, or nearly so, to the end of a shaft or wheel, used to impart a rotation to a wheel or other mechanical device; also used to change circular into reciprocating motion, or reciprocating into circular motion while crunk is a type of hip hop that originated in the southern United States.

## As verbs the difference between crank and crunk

is that crank is to turn by means of a crank while crunk is to cry like a crane.