Definition of Crowning. Meaning of Crowning. Synonyms of Crowning

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Definition of Crowning

Crowning
Crown Crown (kroun), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Crowned (kround); p. pr. & vb. n. Crowning.] [OE. coronen, corunen, crunien, crounien, OF. coroner, F. couronner, fr. L. coronare, fr. corona a crown. See Crown, n.] 1. To cover, decorate, or invest with a crown; hence, to invest with royal dignity and power. Her who fairest does appear, Crown her queen of all the year. --Dryden. Crown him, and say, ``Long live our emperor.' --Shak. 2. To bestow something upon as a mark of honor, dignity, or recompense; to adorn; to dignify. Thou . . . hast crowned him with glory and honor. --Ps. viii. 5. 3. To form the topmost or finishing part of; to complete; to consummate; to perfect. Amidst the grove that crowns yon tufted hill. --Byron. One day shall crown the alliance. --Shak. To crown the whole, came a proposition. --Motley. 4. (Mech.) To cause to round upward; to make anything higher at the middle than at the edges, as the face of a machine pulley. 5. (Mil.) To effect a lodgment upon, as upon the crest of the glacis, or the summit of the breach. To crown a knot (Naut.), to lay the ends of the strands over and under each other.

Meaning of Crowning from wikipedia

- Crowning may refer to: Crowning, the second stage of childbirth Coronation Marriage in the Eastern Orthodox Church During a wildfire, crown fires may...
- The Crown is the state in all its aspects within the jurisprudence of the Commonwealth realms and their sub-divisions (such as Crown dependencies, provinces...
- Crown may refer to: Crown (headgear), often an emblem of a monarchy, a monarch's government, or items endorsed by it Crown (heraldry), a depiction of a...
- Crowned may refer to: Senses of "to crown": Having been the object of a coronation Crowning stage of childbirth Titled works: Crowned (web series), an...
- subject in art, examples including: The Crowning with Thorns (Titian) painted in 1542/1543 by Titian The Crowning with Thorns (Caravaggio) painted c. 1602/1604/1607...
- player earns the Triple Crown when he leads a league in three specific statistical categories in the same season. The term "Triple Crown" generally refers to...
- According to three of the Gospels, a woven crown of thorns was placed on the head of Jesus during the events leading up to the crucifixion of Jesus. It...
- drums (except "Crowning of Atlantis") Sami Karppinendrums ("Crowning of Atlantis") Waldemar Sorychtaadditional guitars, solo on "Crowning of Atlantis"...
- In dentistry, crown refers to the anatomical area of teeth, usually covered by enamel. The crown is usually visible in the mouth after developing below...
- The Crowning Touch is a 1959 British comedy film directed by David Eady and starring Ted Ray, Irene Handl and Greta Gynt. The "Crowning Touch" of the...
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