Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To crown a sovereign; to invest a prince with the insignia of royalty, on his succeeding to the sovereignty.
  • adj. Having or wearing a crown.
  • adj. Having a crest or a crownlike appendage.
  • adj. Having the coronal feathers lengthened or otherwise distinguished.
  • adj. Girt about the spire with a row of tubercles or spines.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having or wearing a crown.
  • adj.
  • adj. Having the coronal feathers lengthened or otherwise distinguished; -- said of birds.
  • adj. Girt about the spire with a row of tubercles or spines; -- said of spiral shells.
  • adj. Having a crest or a crownlike appendage.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having or wearing a crown or something like one.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. invest with regal power; enthrone

Etymologies

From Latin corono ("I crown"), from corona ("crown"). (Wiktionary)
From Latin coronatus ("crowned"), past perfect participle of corono ("I crown"), from corona ("crown"). (Wiktionary)

Examples

Comments

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  • I would prefer this word as an adjective: "As a king coronate..."

    May 26, 2009

  • Coronates, coronated, and coronating haven't been listed either. You could coroner the market!

    February 12, 2008

  • Nice word too. Congratulations King Taj, I hereby crown you King of this entire nation of Coro.

    February 12, 2008

  • Finally, I added a word before anyone else. Coronate me.

    February 12, 2008