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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. an ugly evil-looking old woman;
[syn: hag, beldam, beldame, witch, crone]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

crone \crone\ (kr[=o]n), n. [OD. kronie, karonie, an old sheep, OF. carogne, F. charogne, carrion (also F. carogne ill-natured woman.). See Carrion, and Crony.] 1. An old ewe. [Obs.] --Tusser. [1913 Webster] 2. An old woman; -- usually in contempt. [1913 Webster] But still the crone was constant to her note. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] 3. An old man; especially, a man who talks and acts like an old woman. [R.] [1913 Webster] The old crone [a negro man] lived in a hovel, . . . which his master had given him. --W. Irving. [1913 Webster] A few old battered crones of office. --Beaconsfield. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

crone n 1: an ugly evil-looking old woman [syn: hag, beldam, beldame, witch, crone]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

25 Moby Thesaurus words for "crone": bag, bat, beldam, biddy, dame, dowager, drab, frump, grandam, grandmother, granny, hag, old battle-ax, old dame, old girl, old granny, old lady, old trot, old wife, old woman, slattern, sloven, trot, war-horse, witch