Definition of Crowning. Meaning of Crowning. Synonyms of Crowning
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Definition of Crowning
CrowningCrown 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.'
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.
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
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
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in art, examples
including: The Crowning
in 1542/1543 by Titian
- player earns
the Triple Crown
when he leads
in three specific statistical categories
in the same season. The term "Triple Crown
" generally refers
of the Gospels, a woven crown
on the head of Jesus during
the events leading
up to the crucifixion
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- In dentistry, crown refers
to the anatomical
area of teeth, usually covered
by enamel. The crown
is usually visible
in the mouth after developing
- The Crowning Touch
is a 1959 British comedy
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Ted Ray, Irene Handl
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