Crate - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- the quantity contained in a crate (syn: crateful)
The bear arrived at the zoo in a crate.
Each milk crate holds nine bottles.
They used a crate of oranges to make enough juice for everyone.
One day the old crate just wouldn't start.
The equipment was crated today and will be shipped tomorrow.
crate the paintings before shipping them to the museum
...in the far corner of the walk-in refrigerator was a crate of cucumbers in an advanced stage of putrescence...
...unlashed the ropes which secured the crate in the bed of the truck...
present participle: crating
past tense: crated
past participle: crated