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Noun: crown  krawn
  1. The part of a tooth above the gum that is covered with enamel
     
  2. A wreath or garland worn on the head to signify victory
     
  3. An ornamental jewelled headdress signifying sovereignty
    - diadem
     
  4. The part of a hat (the vertex) that covers the crown of the head
     
  5. An English coin worth 5 shillings
     
  6. The upper branches and leaves of a tree or other plant
    - treetop
     
  7. The highest or extreme point of something (usually a mountain or hill)
    "the view from the crown was magnificent";
    - peak, crest, top, tip, summit
     
  8. The award given to the champion
    - pennant
     
  9. The top of the head
    - pate, poll, vertex
     
  10. (dentistry) dental appliance consisting of an artificial crown for a broken or decayed tooth
    "tomorrow my dentist will fit me for a crown";
    - crownwork, jacket, jacket crown, cap
     
  11. The centre of a cambered road
    - crest
Verb: crown  krawn
  1. Invest with regal power; enthrone
    "The prince was crowned in Westminster Abbey";
    - coronate
     
  2. Be the culminating event
    "The speech crowned the meeting";
    - top
     
  3. Form the topmost part of
    "A weather vane crowns the building"
     
  4. Put an enamel cover on
    "crown my teeth"
Noun: Crown
  1. The Crown (or the reigning monarch) as the symbol of the power and authority of a monarchy
    "the colonies revolted against the Crown"

Derived forms: crowned, crowning, Crowns, crowns

Type of: accolade, acme, apex, award, chaplet, climax, coin, coronal, cover, crown jewels, culminate, dental appliance, enthrone, garland, head, honor [US], honour [Brit, Cdn], invest, jeweled headdress, jewelled headdress, laurels, lei, peak, place, spot, symbol, top, top side, topographic point, upper side, upside, vertex, vest, wreath

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

Encyclopedia: Crown, Pennsylvania