(noun, adjective, verb)


1. representing a level of the highest possible achievement or attainment

- the crowning accomplishment of his career

Similar word(s): ultimate

2. forming or providing a crown or summit

- the crowning star on a Christmas tree

- her hair was her crowning glory

Similar word(s): top

Sentences with crowning as an adjective:

- a crowning achievement

- crowning glory


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).


1. present participle of crown