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).
inaugurate, induct, authorize, ennoble, strengthen, determine, sanction, establish, arm, endue, raise, commission, fix, erect, exalt, enable, festoon, heighten, stabilize, invest
Origin of coronate
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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