Crown vs. Garland

Crown vs. Garland — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Crown and Garland

Crownnoun

A royal, imperial or princely headdress; a diadem.

Garlandnoun

A wreath, especially one of plaited flowers or leaves, worn on the body or draped as a decoration.

Crownnoun

(heraldry) A representation of such a headdress, as in heraldry; it may even be that only the image exists, no physical crown, as in the case of the kingdom of Belgium; by analogy such crowns can be awarded to moral persons that don't even have a head, as the mural crown for cities in heraldry

Garlandnoun

An accolade or mark of honour.

Crownnoun

A wreath or band for the head, especially one given as reward of victory or a mark of honor.

Garlandnoun

(mining) A metal gutter placed round a mineshaft on the inside, to catch water running down inside the shaft and run it into a drainpipe.

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Crownnoun

(by extension) Any reward of victory or mark of honor.

the martyr's crown

Garlandnoun

The crown of a monarch.

Crownnoun

Imperial or regal power, or those who wield it.

Garlandnoun

(dated) A book of extracts in prose or poetry; an anthology.

Crownnoun

(metonym) The sovereign (in a monarchy), as head of state.

Garlandnoun

The top; the thing most prized.

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Crownnoun

The state, the government (headed by a monarch).

Treasure recovered from shipwrecks automatically becomes property of the Crown.

Garlandnoun

(nautical) A sort of netted bag used by sailors to keep provisions in.

Crownnoun

The topmost part of the head.

Garlandnoun

(nautical) A grommet or ring of rope lashed to a spar for convenience in handling.

Crownnoun

The highest part of a hill.

Garlandverb

(transitive) To deck or ornament something with a garland

Crownnoun

Any currency (originally) issued by the crown (regal power) and often bearing a crown (headdress); (translation) various currencies known by similar names in their native languages, such as the koruna, kruna, krone.

Garlandverb

(transitive) To form something into a garland

Crownnoun

(historical) A former pre-decimalization British coin worth five shillings.

Garlandnoun

United States singer and film actress (1922-1969)

Crownnoun

(botany) The part of a plant where the root and stem meet.

Garlandnoun

a city in northeastern Texas (suburb of Dallas)

Crownnoun

(forestry) The top of a tree.

Garlandnoun

an anthology of short literary pieces and poems and ballads etc.

Crownnoun

(anatomy) The part of a tooth above the gums.

Garlandnoun

flower arrangement consisting of a circular band of foliage or flowers for ornamental purposes

Crownnoun

(dentistry) A prosthetic covering for a tooth.

Garlandverb

adorn with bands of flowers or leaves;

They garlanded the statue

Crownnoun

(nautical) A knot formed in the end of a rope by tucking in the strands to prevent them from unravelling

Crownnoun

(nautical) The part of an anchor where the arms and the shank meet

Crownnoun

(nautical) The rounding, or rounded part, of the deck from a level line.

Crownnoun

The bights formed by the turns of a cable.

Crownnoun

(paper) In England, a standard size of printing paper measuring 20 x 15 inches.

Crownnoun

(paper) In American, a standard size of writing paper measuring 19 x 15 inches.

Crownnoun

(chemistry) A monocyclic ligand having three or more binding sites, capable of holding a guest in a central location

Crownnoun

(medical) During childbirth, the appearance of the baby's head from the mother's vagina

Crownnoun

(firearms) A rounding or smoothing of the barrel opening

Crownnoun

The upper range of facets in a rose diamond.

Crownnoun

The dome of a furnace.

Crownnoun

(geometry) The area enclosed between two concentric perimeters.

Crownnoun

(religion) A round spot shaved clean on the top of the head, as a mark of the clerical state; the tonsure.

Crownnoun

A whole turkey with the legs and wings removed to produce a joint of white meat.

Crownnoun

A formal hat worn by women to Sunday church services; a church crown.

Crownnoun

The knurled knob or dial, on the outside of a watch case, used to wind it or adjust the hands

Crownadjective

Of, related to, or pertaining to a crown.

crown prince

Crownadjective

Of, related to, pertaining to the top of a tree or trees.

a crown fire

Crownverb

To place a crown on the head of.

Crownverb

To formally declare (someone) a king, queen, emperor, etc.

Crownverb

To bestow something upon as a mark of honour, dignity, or recompense; to adorn; to dignify.

Crownverb

To form the topmost or finishing part of; to complete; to consummate; to perfect.

Crownverb

To declare (someone) a winner.

Crownverb

(medicine) Of a baby, during the birthing process; for the surface of the baby's head to appear in the vaginal opening.

The mother was in the second stage of labor and the fetus had just crowned, prompting a round of encouragement from the midwives.

Crownverb

(transitive) To cause to round upward; to make anything higher at the middle than at the edges, such as the face of a machine pulley.

Crownverb

To hit on the head.

Crownverb

(video games) To shoot an opponent in the back of the head with a shotgun in a first-person shooter video game.

Crownverb

(board games) In checkers, to stack two checkers to indicate that the piece has become a king.

“Crown me!” I said, as I moved my checker to the back row.

Crownverb

(firearms) To widen the opening of the barrel.

Crownverb

(military) To effect a lodgment upon, as upon the crest of the glacis, or the summit of the breach.

Crownverb

(nautical) To lay the ends of the strands of (a knot) over and under each other.

Crownverb

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Crownnoun

the Crown (or the reigning monarch) as the symbol of the power and authority of a monarchy;

the colonies revolted against the Crown

Crownnoun

the enamel covered part of a tooth above the gum

Crownnoun

a wreath or garland worn on the head to signify victory

Crownnoun

an ornamental jewelled headdress signifying sovereignty

Crownnoun

the part of a hat (the vertex) covering the crown of the head

Crownnoun

an English coin worth 5 shillings

Crownnoun

the upper branches and leaves of a tree

Crownnoun

the top point of a mountain or hill;

the view from the peak was magnificentthey clambered to the summit of Monadnock

Crownnoun

the award given to the champion

Crownnoun

the top of the head

Crownnoun

the center of a cambered road

Crownverb

invest with regal power; enthrone;

The prince was crowned in Westminster Abbey

Crownverb

be the culminating event;

The speech crowned the meeting

Crownverb

form the topmost part of;

A weather vane crowns the building

Crownverb

put an enamel cover on;

crown my teeth