Definition of crowning in English Dictionary

  • NounPLcrowningsSUF-ing
    1. A coronation.
      1. The crownings of the two successive monarchs were only a year apart.
    2. The act of one who crowns (in various senses).
    3. Verb
      1. present participle of crown.
      2. AdjectiveCOMmore crowningSUPmost crowning
        1. Supreme; of a surpassing quality or quantity.
          1. a crowning achievement
          2. crowning glory
      3. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • In 1999, they regilded the spire of the Shwedagon Pagoda, which now glitters with 53 tons of gold and 4,341 diamonds on the crowning orb.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Adjectives
          • Nouns
            • Countable nouns
            • Verbs
              • Verb forms
                • Participles
                  • Present participles
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            Meaning of crowning for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this word "crowning" is an adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
            Definiteness: Level 1
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