crowning

All Noun Verb
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  • There should be some such test at every crowning of our sort. Cited from Little Novels of Italy, by Maurice Henry Hewlett
  • We will let this crowning take its own course.
  • The news of this crowning danger again called York to the front. Cited from History of the English People, Volume III (of 8), by John Richard Green
  • We now come to the crowning victory of the British in China in this war. Cited from Our Sailors, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Other countries and regions pick their own way of crowning a champion.
  • "Ask Death for time to do this last and crowning act of our great life." Cited from Second Book of Tales, by Eugene Field
  • The real crowning achievement of the whole thing for me is the final track.
  • Once this is done, the actual crowning can take place.
  • Most probably there was a crowning statue, which has not been found.
  • This is then followed by the crowning of the Queen of the South.
  • It was the crowning moment of a great playing career.
  • The crowning central dome was added to the design at a late stage, after building had begun.
  • It was a crowning glory to a life of dedicated service to God.
  • Frank smiled, but did not explain his connection with the crowning event of the evening. Cited from Frank Merriwell's Races, by Burt L. Standish
  • Due to his masterful ability and brilliant leadership, these operations proved a crowning success.
  • This may be said, thus far, to be the crowning historical discovery of the nineteenth century. Cited from Anecdotes of Painters, et al. (Vol. 2 of 3), by Shearjashub Spooner
  • The festival includes a parade and the crowning of a queen, usually chosen from one of the nearby high schools.
  • Mandinka believe the crowning glory of any woman is the ability to produce children, especially sons.
  • Only some pine and oak forests remain, crowning the hills of the village and making it always appear green.
  • They made the boy their king, crowning him with a garland of golden wheat.
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Root form of crowning is crown for the verb.

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Meaning of crowning

  • verb Invest with regal power; enthrone
    The prince was crowned in Westminster Abbey
  • verb Be the culminating event
    The speech crowned the meeting
  • verb Form the topmost part of
    A weather vane crowns the building
  • verb Put an enamel cover on
    crown my teeth