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1. crown

verb. ['ˈkraʊn'] invest with regal power; enthrone.

Synonyms

  • invest
  • enthrone
  • coronate

Antonyms

  • deprive
  • strip
  • expropriate
  • unclothe

Etymology

  • corona (Latin)
  • κορώνη (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Words that Rhyme with Crown

  • abbottstown
  • abbotstown
  • run-down
  • mcquown
  • facedown
  • downtown
  • uptown
  • renown
  • mcgown
  • mccown
  • mccoun
  • frown
  • drown
  • clown
  • browne
  • brown
  • towne
  • town
  • shoun
  • noun
  • lown
  • gown
  • downe
  • down
  • around

Example sentences of the word crown


1. Noun, singular or mass
Twist the two ends as you wrap them around the crown of your head.

2. Adjective
Rotate the crown clockwise until the correct hour or minute value is displayed.

Quotes containing the word crown


1. Even more, I had never meant to love him. One thing I truly knew - knew it in the pit of my stomach, in the center of my bones, knew it from the crown of my head to the soles of my feet, knew it deep in my empty chest - was how love gave someone the power to break you
- Stephenie Meyer, Twilight

2. The person who knows one thing and does it better than anyone else, even if it only be the art of raising lentils, receives the crown he merits. If he raises all his energy to that end, he is a benefactor of mankind and its rewarded as such.
- Og Mandino

3. I begin my reign with profound emotion at the honour of accepting the Crown, aware of the responsibility it entails and with the greatest hope for the future of Spain.
- King Felipe VI

2. crown

verb. ['ˈkraʊn'] be the culminating event.

Synonyms

  • top
  • culminate

Antonyms

  • unarm
  • orphan
  • unsex

Etymology

  • corona (Latin)
  • κορώνη (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. crown

noun. ['ˈkraʊn'] the part of a hat (the vertex) that covers the crown of the head.

Synonyms

  • apex
  • acme
  • chapeau
  • lid
  • vertex
  • hat

Antonyms

  • pull
  • ride
  • disarrange
  • deglycerolize

Etymology

  • corona (Latin)
  • κορώνη (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. crown

noun. ['ˈkraʊn'] an ornamental jeweled headdress signifying sovereignty.

Synonyms

  • diadem
  • coronet
  • jeweled headdress
  • jewelled headdress

Antonyms

  • back
  • left
  • right
  • upgrade

Etymology

  • corona (Latin)
  • κορώνη (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

5. crown

noun. ['ˈkraʊn'] a wreath or garland worn on the head to signify victory.

Synonyms

  • wreath
  • lei
  • chaplet
  • coronal
  • crown of thorns

Antonyms

  • bottom out
  • fall
  • minimum
  • maximum

Etymology

  • corona (Latin)
  • κορώνη (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

6. crown

noun. ['ˈkraʊn'] the part of a tooth above the gum that is covered with enamel.

Synonyms

  • tooth
  • top
  • enamel

Antonyms

  • disrepute
  • infamy
  • reject
  • disrespect

Etymology

  • corona (Latin)
  • κορώνη (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

7. Crown

noun. the Crown (or the reigning monarch) as the symbol of the power and authority of a monarchy.

Etymology

  • crown (English)
  • corona (Latin)

8. crown

noun. ['ˈkraʊn'] the top or extreme point of something (usually a mountain or hill).

Synonyms

  • place
  • brow
  • peak
  • topographic point
  • summit
  • pinnacle
  • mountain peak
  • spot
  • hilltop
  • top
  • crest

Antonyms

  • obverse
  • unmask
  • artifact
  • exclude

Etymology

  • corona (Latin)
  • κορώνη (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

9. crown

verb. ['ˈkraʊn'] put an enamel cover on.

Antonyms

  • bereave

Etymology

  • corona (Latin)
  • κορώνη (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

10. crown

noun. ['ˈkraʊn'] the center of a cambered road.

Synonyms

  • upper side
  • route
  • top side
  • top
  • upside
  • crest

Antonyms

  • clean
  • stay
  • foot
  • worst

Etymology

  • corona (Latin)
  • κορώνη (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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