Definition of Crescent. Meaning of Crescent. Synonyms of Crescent

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Definition of Crescent

Crescent
Crescent Cres"cent, v. t. 1. To form into a crescent, or something resembling a crescent. [R.] --Anna Seward. 2. To adorn with crescents.
Crescent
Crescent Cres"cent (kr[e^]s"sent), a. 1. Shaped like a crescent. Astarte, queen of heaven, with crescent horns. --Milton. 2. Increasing; growing. O, I see the crescent promise of my spirit hath not set. --Tennyson.

Meaning of Crescent from wikipedia

- A crescent shape (/ˈkrɛsənt/, UK also /ˈkrɛzənt/) is a symbol or emblem used to represent the lunar phase (as it appears in the northern hemisphere) in...
- The star and crescent is a symbol which is a conjoined representation of a crescent and a star. It is used in various historical contexts, including as...
- The Crescent may refer to: The Crescent (film) (2017) The Crescent (department store), a former department store chain that was headquartered in Spokane...
- The organized International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement is a humanitarian movement with approximately 16 million volunteers, members, and staff...
- Look up crescent moon in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Crescent moon may refer to: Fingernail moon, a lunar phase waxing until 7 days after or waning...
- The Fertile Crescent (Arabic: الهلال الخصيب, Hebrew: הסהר הפורה) is a crescent-shaped region in the Middle East, spanning modern-day Iraq, Israel, Jordan...
- The Royal Crescent is a row of 30 terraced houses laid out in a sweeping crescent in the city of Bath, England. Designed by the architect John Wood, the...
- Crescent is a brand of hand tools. It originated with the Crescent Tool Company, founded in 1907. The Crescent brand has changed ownership multiple times...
- The Crescent is a daily long-distance p****enger train operated by Amtrak between New York City and New Orleans (the "Crescent City"). The 1,377-mile (2...
- Crescent Town is a neighbourhood in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, in the former borough of East York. It is located near Victoria Park Avenue and Danforth...