[ kawr-uh-neyt, kor- ]
/ ˈkɔr əˌneɪt, ˈkɒr- /
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having or wearing a crown, coronet, or the like.
verb (used with object), cor·o·nat·ed, cor·o·nat·ing.
to crown (a sovereign).
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
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Example sentences from the Web for coronate
They will tell you the peers understand, the bishops understand, the coronating archbishop has his tongue in his cheek.Mankind in the Making|H. G. Wells