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  Definition of crown
  1. the part of a hat (the vertex) covering the crown of the head
  2. an ornamental jewelled headdress signifying sovereignty
  3. a wreath or garland worn on the head to signify victory
  4. the center of a cambered road
  5. the enamel covered part of a tooth above the gum
  6. the top of the head
  7. the award given to the champion
  8. the Crown (or the reigning monarch) as the symbol of the power and authority of a monarchy; "the colonies revolted against the Crown"
  9. the top point of a mountain or hill; "the view from the peak was magnificent"; "they clambered to the summit of Monadnock"
  10. the upper branches and leaves of a tree
  11. an English coin worth 5 shillings
  12. be the culminating event; "The speech crowned the meeting"
  13. put an enamel cover on; "crown my teeth"
  14. invest with regal power; enthrone; "The prince was crowned in Westminster Abbey"
  15. form the topmost part of; "A weather vane crowns the building"
Similar Words: diadem, crest, pate, poll, pennant, Crown, peak, top, tip, summit, capitulum, treetop, coronate

 

Hyponyms: coronet, crown of thorns, jacket crown, jacket, tonsure, British Crown, hilltop, brow, pinnacle, mountain peak

 

Part Meronyms: hat, chapeau, lid, road, route, tooth, human head, tree

 

Derivational Morphology: coronate, summit, top, clear, cap, crest, Crown, diadem, coronation, enthronement, enthronization, enthronisation, investiture

 

Language Translations:
Dutch: kroon   Finnish: kruunu  
French: couronne   German: Krone  
Hebrew: כתר   Icelandic: kóróna  
Italian: corona   Japanese: 王冠  
Latin: corona   Polish: korona  
Portuguese: coroa   Russian: корона  
Slovene: krona   Spanish: corona  
Swedish: krona   Welsh: coron  
 
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