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1 : A created or high-topped crown or head.

2 : of Crow

3 : p. p. of Crow.

4 : A wreath or garland, or any ornamental fillet encircling the head, especially as a reward of victory or mark of honorable distinction; hence, anything given on account of, or obtained by, faithful or successful effort; a reward.

5 : A royal headdress or cap of sovereignty, worn by emperors, kings, princes, etc.

6 : The person entitled to wear a regal or imperial crown; the sovereign; -- with the definite article.

7 : Imperial or regal power or dominion; sovereignty.

8 : Anything which imparts beauty, splendor, honor, dignity, or finish.

9 : Highest state; acme; consummation; perfection.

10 : The topmost part of anything; the summit.

11 : The topmost part of the head (see Illust. of Bird.); that part of the head from which the hair descends toward the sides and back; also, the head or brain.

12 : The part of a hat above the brim.

13 : The part of a tooth which projects above the gum; also, the top or grinding surface of a tooth.

14 : The vertex or top of an arch; -- applied generally to about one third of the curve, but in a pointed arch to the apex only.

15 : Same as Corona.

16 : That part of an anchor where the arms are joined to the shank.

17 : The rounding, or rounded part, of the deck from a level line.

18 : The bights formed by the several turns of a cable.

19 : The upper range of facets in a rose diamond.

20 : The dome of a furnace.

21 : The area inclosed between two concentric perimeters.

22 : A round spot shaved clean on the top of the head, as a mark of the clerical state; the tonsure.

23 : A size of writing paper. See under Paper.

24 : A coin stamped with the image of a crown; hence,a denomination of money; as, the English crown, a silver coin of the value of five shillings sterling, or a little more than $1.20; the Danish or Norwegian crown, a money of account, etc., worth nearly twenty-seven cents.

25 : An ornaments or decoration representing a crown; as, the paper is stamped with a crown.

26 : of Crown

27 : of Crown

28 : To cover, decorate, or invest with a crown; hence, to invest with royal dignity and power.

29 : To bestow something upon as a mark of honor, dignity, or recompense; to adorn; to dignify.

30 : To form the topmost or finishing part of; to complete; to consummate; to perfect.

31 : To cause to round upward; to make anything higher at the middle than at the edges, as the face of a machine pulley.

32 : To effect a lodgment upon, as upon the crest of the glacis, or the summit of the breach.

33 : Having or wearing a crown; surmounted, invested, or adorned, with a crown, wreath, garland, etc.; honored; rewarded; completed; consummated; perfected.

34 : Great; excessive; supreme.

35 : One who, or that which, crowns.

36 : A coroner.

37 : A coronet.

38 : The ultimate end and result of an undertaking; a chief end.

39 : A spring-blooming plant (Fritillaria imperialis) of the Lily family, having at the top of the stalk a cluster of pendent bell-shaped flowers surmounted with a tuft of green leaves.

40 : Without a crown.

41 : A coronet.

42 : The criminal branch of the Court of King's or Queen's Bench, commonly called the crown side of the court, which takes cognizance of all criminal cases.

43 : A piece or part which passes over the head, as in a bridle.

44 : A coin [In sense (b) properly crown piece.] See Crown, 19.

45 : Same as King-post.

46 : A saw in the form of a hollow cylinder, with teeth on the end or edge, and operated by a rotative motion.

47 : See Crown office.

48 : A wheel with cogs or teeth set at right angles to its plane; -- called also a contrate wheel or face wheel.

49 : A work consisting of two or more bastioned fronts, with their outworks, covering an enceinte, a bridgehead, etc., and connected by wings with the main work or the river bank.

50 : To deprive of a crown; to discrown.

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1 : Copple-crown

n.

A created or high-topped crown or head.

2 : Crown

of Crow

3 : Crown

p. p. of Crow.

4 : Crown

n.

A wreath or garland, or any ornamental fillet encircling the head, especially as a reward of victory or mark of honorable distinction; hence, anything given on account of, or obtained by, faithful or successful effort; a reward.

5 : Crown

n.

A royal headdress or cap of sovereignty, worn by emperors, kings, princes, etc.

6 : Crown

n.

The person entitled to wear a regal or imperial crown; the sovereign; -- with the definite article.

7 : Crown

n.

Imperial or regal power or dominion; sovereignty.

8 : Crown

n.

Anything which imparts beauty, splendor, honor, dignity, or finish.

9 : Crown

n.

Highest state; acme; consummation; perfection.

10 : Crown

n.

The topmost part of anything; the summit.

11 : Crown

n.

The topmost part of the head (see Illust. of Bird.); that part of the head from which the hair descends toward the sides and back; also, the head or brain.

12 : Crown

n.

The part of a hat above the brim.

13 : Crown

n.

The part of a tooth which projects above the gum; also, the top or grinding surface of a tooth.

14 : Crown

n.

The vertex or top of an arch; -- applied generally to about one third of the curve, but in a pointed arch to the apex only.

15 : Crown

n.

Same as Corona.

16 : Crown

n.

That part of an anchor where the arms are joined to the shank.

17 : Crown

n.

The rounding, or rounded part, of the deck from a level line.

18 : Crown

n.

The bights formed by the several turns of a cable.

19 : Crown

n.

The upper range of facets in a rose diamond.

20 : Crown

n.

The dome of a furnace.

21 : Crown

n.

The area inclosed between two concentric perimeters.

22 : Crown

n.

A round spot shaved clean on the top of the head, as a mark of the clerical state; the tonsure.

23 : Crown

n.

A size of writing paper. See under Paper.

24 : Crown

n.

A coin stamped with the image of a crown; hence,a denomination of money; as, the English crown, a silver coin of the value of five shillings sterling, or a little more than $1.20; the Danish or Norwegian crown, a money of account, etc., worth nearly twenty-seven cents.

25 : Crown

n.

An ornaments or decoration representing a crown; as, the paper is stamped with a crown.

26 : Crowned

imp. & p. p.

of Crown

27 : Crowning

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Crown

28 : Crown

n.

To cover, decorate, or invest with a crown; hence, to invest with royal dignity and power.

29 : Crown

n.

To bestow something upon as a mark of honor, dignity, or recompense; to adorn; to dignify.

30 : Crown

n.

To form the topmost or finishing part of; to complete; to consummate; to perfect.

31 : Crown

n.

To cause to round upward; to make anything higher at the middle than at the edges, as the face of a machine pulley.

32 : Crown

n.

To effect a lodgment upon, as upon the crest of the glacis, or the summit of the breach.

33 : Crowned

p. p. & a.

Having or wearing a crown; surmounted, invested, or adorned, with a crown, wreath, garland, etc.; honored; rewarded; completed; consummated; perfected.

34 : Crowned

p. p. & a.

Great; excessive; supreme.

35 : Crowner

n.

One who, or that which, crowns.

36 : Crowner

n.

A coroner.

37 : Crownet

n.

A coronet.

38 : Crownet

n.

The ultimate end and result of an undertaking; a chief end.

39 : Crown-imperial

n.

A spring-blooming plant (Fritillaria imperialis) of the Lily family, having at the top of the stalk a cluster of pendent bell-shaped flowers surmounted with a tuft of green leaves.

40 : Crownless

a.

Without a crown.

41 : Crownlet

n.

A coronet.

42 : Crown office

The criminal branch of the Court of King's or Queen's Bench, commonly called the crown side of the court, which takes cognizance of all criminal cases.

43 : Crownpiece

n.

A piece or part which passes over the head, as in a bridle.

44 : Crownpiece

n.

A coin [In sense (b) properly crown piece.] See Crown, 19.

45 : Crown-post

n.

Same as King-post.

46 : Crown-saw

n.

A saw in the form of a hollow cylinder, with teeth on the end or edge, and operated by a rotative motion.

47 : Crown side

See Crown office.

48 : Crown wheel

A wheel with cogs or teeth set at right angles to its plane; -- called also a contrate wheel or face wheel.

49 : Crownwork

n.

A work consisting of two or more bastioned fronts, with their outworks, covering an enceinte, a bridgehead, etc., and connected by wings with the main work or the river bank.

50 : Decrown

v. t.

To deprive of a crown; to discrown.

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Contents

  • 1 English
    • 1.1 Etymology 1
      • 1.1.1 Pronunciation
      • 1.1.2 Noun
        • 1.1.2.1 Synonyms
        • 1.1.2.2 Antonyms
        • 1.1.2.3 Derived terms
        • 1.1.2.4 Translations
      • 1.1.3 Adjective
        • 1.1.3.1 Translations
      • 1.1.4 Verb
        • 1.1.4.1 Derived terms
        • 1.1.4.2 Translations
      • 1.1.5 See also
    • 1.2 Etymology 2
      • 1.2.1 Verb

English[edit]

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The crown of King Christian IV of Denmark

Etymology 1[edit]

From Anglo-Norman coroune, curune, Old French corone (French couronne), from Latin corona (wreath)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Received Pronunciation, US) IPA(key): /kɹaʊn/
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  • Rhymes: -aʊn

Noun[edit]

crown (plural crowns)

  1. A royal, imperial or princely headdress; a diadem.
  2. (heraldry) A representation of such a headdress, as in heraldry; it may even be that only the image exists, no physical crown, as in the case of the kingdom of Belgium; by analogy such crowns can be awarded to moral persons that don't even have a head, as the mural crown for cities in heraldry
  3. A wreath or band for the head, especially one given as reward of victory or a mark of honor.
  4. (by extension) Any reward of victory or a mark of honor.
  5. Imperial or regal power, or those who wield it.
  6. (metonymically) The sovereign (in a monarchy), as head of state.
    • Blackstone
      Parliament may be dissolved by the demise of the crown.
  7. (by extension, especially in law) The state, the government (headed by a monarch).
    Treasure recovered from shipwrecks automatically becomes property of the Crown.
    • Macaulay
      Large arrears of pay were due to the civil and military servants of the crown.
  8. The topmost part of the head.
    • Shakespeare
      From toe to crown he'll fill our skin with pinches.
    • Bunyan
      Twenty things which I set down: / This done, I twenty more had in my crown.
  9. The highest part of a hill.
    • Dryden
      the steepy crown of the bare mountains
  10. The top section of a hat, above the brim.
  11. The raised centre of a road.
  12. The highest part of an arch.
  13. Splendor; culmination; acme.
    • Milton
      mutual love, the crown of all our bliss
  14. Any currency (originally) issued by the crown (regal power) and often bearing a crown (headdress); (translation) various currencies known by similar names in their native languages, such as the koruna, kruna, krone
  15. (historical) A former pre-decimalization British coin worth five shillings.
    • 1859, J.C. Hotten, A Dictionary of Modern Slang, Cant, and Vulgar Words
      Half-a-crown is known as an alderman, half a bull, half a tusheroon, and a madza caroon; whilst a crown piece, or five shillings, may be called either a bull, or a caroon, or a cartwheel, or a coachwheel, or a thick-un, or a tusheroon.
  16. (botany) The part of a plant where the root and stem meet.
  17. (forestry) The top of a tree.
  18. (anatomy) The part of a tooth above the gums.
  19. (dentistry) A prosthetic covering for a tooth.
  20. (nautical) A knot formed in the end of a rope by tucking in the strands to prevent them from unravelling
  21. (nautical) The part of an anchor where the arms and the shank meet
  22. (nautical) The rounding, or rounded part, of the deck from a level line.
  23. (nautical, in the plural) The bights formed by the turns of a cable.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Totten to this entry?)
  24. (paper) A standard size of printing paper measuring 20 inches x 15 inches.
  25. (chemistry) A monocyclic ligand having three or more binding sites, capable of holding a guest in a central location
  26. (medicine) During childbirth, the appearance of the baby's head from the mother's vagina
    • 2007, David Schottke, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, First Responder: Your First Response in Emergency Care, page 385
      You will see the baby's head crowning during contractions, at which time you must prepare to assist the mother in the delivery of the baby.
  27. (firearms) A rounding or smoothing of the barrel opening
  28. The upper range of facets in a rose diamond.
  29. The dome of a furnace.
  30. (geometry) The area enclosed between two concentric perimeters.
  31. (religion) A round spot shaved clean on the top of the head, as a mark of the clerical state; the tonsure.
  32. A whole turkey with the legs and wings removed to produce a joint of white meat.
  33. (African-American colloquialism) A formal hat worn by women to Sunday church services; elliptical for church crown.
    • 2013, Adam Boulton, Tony's Ten Years: Memories of the Blair Administration[1]:
      "His [Barack Obama's] unofficial slogan 'fired up and ready to go!' was borrowed from an 'old lady in a church crown [Sunday best hat]."
Synonyms[edit]
  • (reward of victory or a mark of honor): award, garland, honor/honour, prize, wreath
  • (royal, imperial or princely headdress): coronet
  • (representation of such a headdress):
  • (wreath or band for the head): garland, wreath
  • (imperial or regal power): monarchy, royalty
  • (of the head): apex, top
  • (of a hill): apex, peak, summit, top
  • (centre of a road):
  • (highest part of an arch):
  • (of a hat): top
  • (splendor, finish, culmination): completion, culmination, finish, splendor/splendour
  • (currency):
  • (British coin): caser, tusheroon, tush, tosheroon, tosh, bull, caroon, thick-un, coachwheel, cartwheel
  • (part of plant):
  • (anatomy: part of tooth): corona
  • (dentistry: prosthetic covering for a tooth):
Antonyms[edit]
  • (of a hill): base, bottom, foot
Derived terms[edit]
Translations[edit]
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Adjective[edit]

crown (not comparable)

  1. Of, related to, or pertaining to a crown.
    crown prince
  2. Of, related to, pertaining to the top of a tree or trees.
    a crown fire
Translations[edit]

Verb[edit]

crown (third-person singular simple present crowns, present participle crowning, simple past and past participle crowned)

  1. To place a crown on the head of.
  2. To formally declare (someone) a king, queen, emperor, etc.
    • Dryden
      Her who fairest does appear, / Crown her queen of all the year.
  3. To bestow something upon as a mark of honour, dignity, or recompense; to adorn; to dignify.
    • Bible, Psalms viii. 5
      Thou [] hast crowned him with glory and honour.
  4. To form the topmost or finishing part of; to complete; to consummate; to perfect.
    • Byron
      the grove that crowns yon tufted hill
    • Motley
      To crown the whole, came a proposition.
  5. To declare (someone) a winner.
    • 2011 October 23, Tom Fordyce, “2011 Rugby World Cup final: New Zealand 8-7 France”, in BBC Sport[2]:
      New Zealand were crowned world champions for the first time in 24 years after squeezing past an inspired France team by a single point.
  6. (medicine) Of a baby, during the birthing process; for the surface of the baby's head to appear in the vaginal opening.
    The mother was in the second stage of labor and the fetus had just crowned, prompting a round of encouragement from the midwives.
  7. (transitive) To cause to round upward; to make anything higher at the middle than at the edges, such as the face of a machine pulley.
  8. To hit on the head.
    • 1963, Margery Allingham, chapter 6, in The China Governess[3]:
      &lquo;[…] I remember a lady coming to inspect St. Mary's Home where I was brought up and seeing us all in our lovely Elizabethan uniforms we were so proud of, and bursting into tears all over us because “it was wicked to dress us like charity children”. We nearly crowned her we were so offended. She saw us but she didn't know us, did she?’.
  9. (video games) To shoot an opponent in the back of the head with a shotgun in a first-person shooter video game.
  10. (board games) In checkers, to stack two checkers to indicate that the piece has become a king.
    Crown me!” I said, as I moved my checker to the back row.
  11. (firearms) To widen the opening of the barrel.
  12. (military) To effect a lodgment upon, as upon the crest of the glacis, or the summit of the breach.
  13. (nautical) To lay the ends of the strands of (a knot) over and under each other.
Derived terms[edit]
  • crowned
Translations[edit]

See also[edit]

  • coronation

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

crown

  1. (obsolete) past participle of crow
    • Byron
      The cock had crown.