1) Broken or cracked, especially of pottery.

1528 To the mending of one crasid chaliche, Elloughton. The word could also be used though of people who were infirm, in poor health, or even insane: 1542 somethinge crased in bodie but holl of mynde, Skipton

1561 provysyon of coles and torves for the pore crased men of this Citie, York

1572 I, John Bramham, crasyd in bodye, Barwick in Elmet.

dates 1528 1542 1561 1572

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