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Definition of "kraft" []

  • A tough, usually brown paper made from wood pulp treated with a solution of sodium sulfate, used chiefly for bags and wrapping paper. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "kraft" in a sentence
  • "Rooted in Germanic idea of "strength" (which lives on in our English term kraft paper), crafty once meant "skillful.""
  • "Since the 1930s the overwhelming majority of paper mills have employed what's called the kraft process to produce paper."
  • "As a new labour loyal member and follower of our dear leader, I can confidently predict a greater than 0. 01% rise in chocolate sales come easter - this will be yet another sure indication that the loyal citizens of her majesty's 'great' britain are out spending and enjoying themselves purchasing vast quantities of confectionery namely from a US conglomerate known as kraft-cadburys. (formally british)."