Synonyms of crown


1. Crown, symbol

usage: the Crown (or the reigning monarch) as the symbol of the power and authority of a monarchy; "the colonies revolted against the Crown"

2. crown, top

usage: the part of a tooth above the gum that is covered with enamel

3. crown, wreath, garland, coronal, chaplet, lei

usage: a wreath or garland worn on the head to signify victory

4. crown, diadem, jewelled headdress, jeweled headdress, crown jewels

usage: an ornamental jeweled headdress signifying sovereignty

5. crown, vertex, peak, apex, acme

usage: the part of a hat (the vertex) that covers the crown of the head

6. crown, coin

usage: an English coin worth 5 shillings

7. crown, treetop, top

usage: the upper branches and leaves of a tree or other plant

8. peak, crown, crest, top, tip, summit, topographic point, place, spot

usage: the top or extreme point of something (usually a mountain or hill); "the view from the peak was magnificent"; "they clambered to the tip of Monadnock"; "the region is a few molecules wide at the summit"

9. pennant, crown, award, accolade, honor, honour, laurels

usage: the award given to the champion

10. pate, poll, crown, top, top side, upper side, upside

usage: the top of the head

11. crown, crownwork, jacket, jacket crown, cap, dental appliance

usage: (dentistry) dental appliance consisting of an artificial crown for a broken or decayed tooth; "tomorrow my dentist will fit me for a crown"

12. crown, crest, top, top side, upper side, upside

usage: the center of a cambered road


1. crown, coronate, invest, vest, enthrone

usage: invest with regal power; enthrone; "The prince was crowned in Westminster Abbey"

2. crown, top, culminate, climax

usage: be the culminating event; "The speech crowned the meeting"

3. crown, head

usage: form the topmost part of; "A weather vane crowns the building"

4. crown, cover

usage: put an enamel cover on; "crown my teeth"

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