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Definition of "crassitude" [cras•si•tude]

  • Thickness, coarseness (noun)
  • The state or quality of being crass (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "crassitude" in a sentence
  • "But to lead anything on a large scale, without a continual winding-up by his companion, the fibrous Mrs. Romulus, was beyond the crassitude of"
  • "Thus you estrange the crassitude of an ignorant democracy still more from the intelligence of the educated classes by combining it with the most selfish and abject of all the apprehensions that are ascribed to aristocracy and wealth."
  • "If they are applied to the extremities of the nervous fibrils, or in such quantity as to increase the length or crassitude of them, the body becomes at the same time enlarged, and its growth is increased, as well as its deficiences repaired."