crowning
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈkɹaʊnɪŋ/
Verb
  1. present participle of crown#English|crown
Adjective

crowning

  1. Supreme; of a surpassing quality or quantity.
    a crowning achievement
    crowning glory
Noun

crowning (plural crownings)

  1. A coronation.
    The crownings of the two successive monarchs were only a year apart.
  2. The act of one who crowns (in various senses).
    • 1860, Fraser's Magazine (volume 61, page 711)
      There were outflankings and crownings of hills by numbers of thirteen and seventeen men, that made one hold one's breath.



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