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  Words related to crest

Related / Similar Words: crown, peak, top, tip, summit, cap

 

Definition:
  • a showy growth of e.g. feathers or skin on the head of a bird or other animal;
  • (heraldry) in medieval times, an emblem used to decorate a helmet;
  • the center of a cambered road;
  • the top line of a hill, mountain, or wave;
  • the top point of a mountain or hill; "the view from the peak was magnificent"; "they clambered to the summit of Monadnock";
  • reach a high point; "The river crested last night";
  • lie at the top of; "Snow capped the mountains";

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    Hyponyms: tuft, topknot, comb, cockscomb, coxcomb, hilltop, brow, pinnacle, mountain peak

     

    Part Meronyms: coat of arms, arms, blazon, blazonry, road, route

     

    Derivational Morphology: cap, summit, top, clear, peak, crown, tip

     

     
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