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crowned, past participle; crowns, 3rd person singular present; crowning, present participle; crowned, past tense;
  1. Ceremonially place a crown on the head of (someone) in order to invest them as a monarch
    • - he went to Rome to be crowned
    • - she was crowned queen in 1953
  2. Declare or acknowledge (someone) as the best, esp. at a sport
    • - he was crowned world champion last September
  3. (in checkers) Promote (a piece) to king by placing another on top of it

  4. Rest on or form the top of
    • - the distant knoll was crowned with trees
  5. Fit a crown to (a tooth)

  6. Hit on the head
    • - she contained the urge to crown him
  7. Be the triumphant culmination of (an effort or endeavor, esp. a prolonged one)
    • - years of struggle were crowned by a state visit to Paris
    • - the crowning moment of a worthy career
  8. (of a baby's head during labor) Fully appear in the vaginal opening prior to emerging


  1. crowning(a): representing a level of the highest possible achievement or attainment; "the crowning accomplishment of his career"
  2. forming or providing a crown or summit; "the crowning star on a Christmas tree"; "her hair was her crowning glory"
  3. (crowned) having an (artificial) crown on a tooth; "had many crowned teeth"
  4. laureled: crowned with or as if with laurel symbolizing victory
  5. A coronation is a ceremony marking the investiture of a monarch or their consort with regal power, specifically involving the placement of a crown upon his or her head, and the presentation of other items of regalia. ...
  6. (The Crowns) The Crowns is a golf tournament on the Japan Golf Tour. The tournament record is 260 (20). It was set by Masashi Ozaki in 1995. The tournament has been played at the Wago Course at the Nagoya Golf Club since the tournament's inception in 1960. ...
  7. (Crowned) Surmounted by a crown. Sometimes a beast, generally the lion, is crowned royally or ducally.
  8. (Crowned) The peaked or rounded profile of an arrow shelf designed to enhance arrow flight.
  9. (Crowns) (Gr. Stephana). A metal crown or wreath made of cloth in the shape of lemon blossoms, with which the priest “crowns” the newlyweds during the sacrament of Matrimony. ...
  10. (Crowns) A crown is a permanent restoration that covers a tooth to strengthen and protect a decayed tooth from further fracture. A crown also may be used to support a large filling when there is little tooth remaining. ...
  11. (Crowns) An artificial “top” made of porcelain, composite, or metal that is cemented on top of damaged teeth.
  12. (Crowns) A crown is a cup, moulded in the shape of your tooth, which covers the tooth above the gum line. A crown is a good way to cover teeth that are discolored or badly shaped. It's also used to cover a dental implant. ...
  13. (Crowns) A term used to denote matchcovers from the Crown Match Co.
  14. (Crowns) Also called “caps,” crowns are natural looking covers that fit snugly over teeth to conceal cracked, badly discolored, injured, decayed, chipped or worn teeth. Crowns can be fabricated using 100% porcelain or a combination of a top layer of porcelain fused to a bottom layer of metal.
  15. (Crowns) Fixed over coating of a damaged tooth. Crowns are manufactured from various materials. They include all-metal crowns, veneer metal ceramic (VMK), zirconium oxide and the like.
  16. (Crowns) Used where walls and ceiling meet. Also used to cover large angles. Always sprung.
  17. (Crowns) When a large portion of the tooth needs to be removed, this treatment helps you recover your tooth’s function and appearance.
  18. (Crowns) a useful guide to identifying and dating badges
  19. (Crowns) artificial teeth made of gold, porcelain, alloys or a combination of these compounds
  20. (Crowns) completely cover an existing tooth in order to reshape its appearance or replace a chipped, decayed, broken or discolored tooth.  Also known as a “cap.”
  21. (Crowns) is a tooth like covering placed over a carefully prepared existing tooth. Most crowns are made of porcelain. Crowns are used to strengthen, restore or improve the appearance of your natural tooth.
  22. (Crowns) these are generally done when you have lost more than 60% of your tooth structure. This is there is not much toot structure to hold a filling or an inlay and therefore you need to cover the whole tooth to protect it from breaking or fracturing.
  23. Crowns usually run along the wall at the ceiling. Crowns come in a wide range of sizes and patterns. Crowns soften the transition from wall to ceiling while adding a distinctive look and charm to most rooms.
  24. crowns are used to cover teeth that have been weakened by decay around fillings or that are severely damaged, decayed, chipped, discolored, or misaligned. Crowns may also be required after a root canal or when a tooth cracks or breaks. ...
  25. The appearance of the top of the baby's head at the vaginal opening