Definition of creakiness in US English:



  • See creaky

    • ‘The trademark creakiness was gone, replaced by an infectious energy and vitality sorely lacking in most musicals of the time.’
    • ‘He had an odd complacency and crooked smile for the creakiness of fate which had returned him here.’
    • ‘Some of the apparent creakiness of the plot turns out to be a bit of a double bluff, and the book rattles along quite painlessly for some 500 pages.’
    • ‘This is just one area in which the creakiness of the plot is obvious, this theme is never developed.’