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English definition of “crown”


verb [T] (HEAD COVERING)    /kraʊn/
to put a crown on someone's head in an official ceremony that makes that person king or queen : Queen Elizabeth II was crowned ( queen ) (= made queen in a special ceremony ) in 1953. → See also coronationCeremonies If an event or achievement crowns something, it is the best or most successful part of it: an acting career crowned by her final Oscar-winning performance Surpassing in quality or number
(Definition of crown verb (HEAD COVERING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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