Definition of terricrepant in English:

terricrepant

adjective

rare, archaic
  • That rebukes in a terrible manner.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Blount (1618–1679), antiquary and lexicographer. From post-classical Latin terricrepus that makes a terrifying sound + -ant; compare classical Latin crepānt-, crepāns, present participle of crepāre.

Pronunciation

terricrepant

/tɛˈrɪkrɪp(ə)nt/