crown englannista suomeksi
A wreath or band for the head, especially one given as reward of victory or a mark of honor.
Any reward of victory or mark of honor.
Imperial or regal power, or those who wield it.
The sovereign (in a monarchy), as head of state.
(senseid) The state, the government (headed by a monarch).
(RQ:Macaulay History of England)
The top part of something:
The topmost part of the head.
(RQ:Bunyan Pilgrim's Progress)
The highest part of a hill.
The raised centre of a road.
The highest part of an arch.
The upper part of certain fruits, as the pineapple or strawberry, that is removed before eating.
Splendor; culmination; acme.
(RQ:Milton Paradise Lost)
Any currency (originally) issued by the crown (regal power) and often bearing a crown (headdress); various currencies known by similar names in their native languages, such as the koruna, kruna, krone, korona.
A former pre-decimalization British coin worth five shillings.
1859, (w), ''(w)'':
- ''Half-a-crown'' is known as an (smallcaps), (smallcaps), (smallcaps), and a (smallcaps); whilst a ''crown'' piece, or ''five shillings'', may be called either a (smallcaps), or a (smallcaps), or a (smallcaps), or a (smallcaps), or a (smallcaps), or a (smallcaps).
The part of a plant where the root and stem meet.
The top of a tree.
(senseid) The part of a tooth above the gums.
(senseid) A prosthetic covering for a tooth.
A knot formed in the end of a rope by tucking in the strands to prevent them from unravelling
The rounding, or rounded part, of the deck from a level line.
In England, a standard size of paper measuring 20 × 15 inches.
In American, a standard size of paper measuring 19 × 15 inches.
A monocyclic ligand having three or more binding sites, capable of holding a guest in a central location
During childbirth, the appearance of the baby's head from the mother's vagina
A rounding or smoothing of the barrel opening
The area enclosed between two concentric perimeters.
A round spot shaved clean on the top of the head, as a mark of the clerical state; the tonsure.
A whole bird with the legs and wings removed to produce a joint of meat.
2012, Paul Treyvaud, ''The Hooker in the Lobby''
- When these TV chefs show you that they can cook a turkey crown in less than two hours; they aren't magicians or have secret turkey suppliers. The twenty minute per pound rule is based on our grandparents' ovens.
A formal hat worn by women to Sunday church services; a ''crown''.
The knurled knob or dial, on the outside of a watch case, used to wind it or adjust the hands.
Of, related to, or pertaining to a crown.
Of, related to, pertaining to the top of a tree or trees.
To place a crown on the head of.
2012, (w) (lyrics), performed by (w), “The Ballad of Three Kings” in ''Avalon is Risen'', originally published (in variant form) in Poul Anderson, “Three Kings”, ''Amra'', volume 2, number 64 (1975):
- The king of the Huns was crowned with steel, and rode a stallion red,Saying: “Proud must my father’s spirit feel of me who crowned my head(nb..)”
(RQ:Dryden The Indian Emperour)
To bestow something upon as a mark of honour, dignity, or recompense; to adorn; to dignify.
- Thou (..) hast crowned him with glory and honour.
To form the topmost or finishing part of; to complete; to consummate; to perfect.
(RQ:Byron Childe Harold)
1856, (w), ''The Rise of the Dutch Republic''
- To crown the whole, came a proposition.
Of a baby, during the birthing process; for the surface of the baby's head to appear in the vaginal opening.
2007, David Schottke, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, ''First Responder: Your First Response in Emergency Care'', page 385
- You will see the baby's head crowning during contractions, at which time you must prepare to assist the mother in the delivery of the baby.
*2010 Scott Gallagher ''Dancing Upon the Shore'' pg 157
- He's crowning . . . His head's coming through
To cause to round upward; to make anything higher at the middle than at the edges, such as the face of a machine pulley.
To hit on the head.
(quote-book)|title=(w)| chapter=6| url=http://openlibrary.org/works/OL2004261W| passage=‘… I remember a lady coming to inspect St. Mary's Home where I was brought up and seeing us all in our lovely Elizabethan uniforms we were so proud of, and bursting into tears all over us because “it was wicked to dress us like charity children”. We nearly crowned her we were so offended. She saw us but she didn't know us, did she?’.
To shoot an opponent in the back of the head with a shotgun in a first-person shooter video game.
In checkers, to stack two checkers to indicate that the piece has become a king.
To widen the opening of the barrel.
To effect a lodgment upon, as upon the crest of the glacis, or the summit of the breach.
To lay the ends of the strands of (a knot) over and under each other.
being about to take a poop (usually trying to hold it in, derived from obstetric use: metaphor of "giving birth" to solid poo)
2020, Eddy Keymolen, ''amerikanischen Umgangssprache'' page 148
- Where's the bathroom, I'm crowning here!
1823, (w), ''Don Juan''
- The cock had crown.