After Miss Venezuela was crowned the world's most beautiful woman again, the country went wild.
In 1994, New Jersey native Heather Whitestone was crowned Miss America.
If Santorum finishes third, he will be crowned a winner simply because he had been so far back in the pack.
In April, the 19-year-old brunette in an emerald gown was crowned Miss Honduras.
Fernandez was crowned in August by Dayana Mendoza, another Venezuelan who was the 2008 Miss Universe.
Those were the days when Lee appeared invincible, and when Chancellorsville crowned a splendid series of triumphs.
Praise cannot stoop, like satire, to the ground; The number may be hanged, but not be crowned.
Whether better fortune would have crowned his work if he had gone on in spite of the arrests is a nice question.
Within its chapel all the elected emperors were crowned in front of the high altar.
The dark trees, which crowned the hill, were giving way as he descended to a wood of fresher green.
early 12c., "royal crown," from Anglo-French coroune, Old French corone (13c., Modern French couronne), from Latin corona "crown," originally "wreath, garland," related to Greek korone "anything curved, kind of crown." Old English used corona, directly from Latin.
Extended to coins bearing the imprint of a crown (early 15c.), especially the British silver 5-shilling piece. Also monetary units in Iceland, Sweden (krona), Norway, Denmark (krone), and formerly in German Empire and Austria-Hungary (krone). Meaning "top of the skull" is from c.1300. Crown-prince is 1791, a translation of German kronprinz.
late 12c., from Old French coroner, from corone (see crown (n.)). Related: Crowned; crowning. The latter in its sense of "that makes complete" is from 1650s.
The top or highest part of bodily structure, especially the head.
The part of a tooth that is covered by enamel and projects beyond the gum line.
An artificial substitute for the natural crown of a tooth.
To put a crown on a tooth.
To reach a stage in labor when a large segment of the fetal scalp is visible at the vaginal orifice. Used of a fetus or the head of a fetus.