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noun as in top; best

noun as in tiara for royalty

noun as in royalty

verb as in be the culmination of

verb as in hit, usually on head

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Example Sentences

From her research, she recalled women often wore cowries in their hair and decided she needed a crown upon her head.

With almost no releases on third-party platforms and an aggressive approach to shutting down what it views as IP offenses, Nintendo exercises an iron grip over its content, especially its crown jewels, Mario and Zelda.

The crown he wears in those scenes was especially made for the series, while the robe in particular posed something of an ethical challenge.

From Fortune

The family returned to Nigeria when David, the firstborn — whose middle name, Oyetokunbo, means “the crown has come home from a foreign land” — was only 6.

From Ozy

Sky watchers have spotted a new jewel in the crown of northern lights.

Her post-crown fame, though, only further begs the question: Why has there not been another Jewish Miss America since 1945?

It had a wide brim and a tall crown, which created an insulated pocket of air and could also be used to carry water.

At 3:45 am Sunday police arrested 29 year-old Eric Linsker at his apartment in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn.

As I size up the scene, Jack White now wears the crown … and he wears it well.

Court painter to the Spanish Crown, he is perhaps best known for his harrowing Disasters of War series.

As an M.P. you are duly qualified to accept any appointment under the Crown when the Government ask you.

While still very young his head was shaved, except a little round spot on the very crown.

The King arrived in Naples bent on maintaining his crown and on allowing no interference from the Emperor.

Its culture in these kingdoms as well as by their colonies brought to the crown enormous revenues.

It may be added that they start with the most dignified part of this crown of creation, viz., the human head.


On this page you'll find 173 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to crown, such as: acme, apex, climax, crest, culmination, and head.

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