Words nearby crown jewels
How to use crown jewels in a sentence
Her post-crown fame, though, only further begs the question: Why has there not been another Jewish Miss America since 1945?Why Was Bess Myerson the First and Last Jewish Miss America?|Emily Shire|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
They joined forces to form the rap supergroup Run the Jewels.The 10 Best Albums of 2014: Taylor Swift, Sia, Run the Jewels, and More|Marlow Stern|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It had a wide brim and a tall crown, which created an insulated pocket of air and could also be used to carry water.
At 3:45 am Sunday police arrested 29 year-old Eric Linsker at his apartment in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn.
As I size up the scene, Jack White now wears the crown … and he wears it well.
And she would be wearing some of the jewels with the white dress—just a few, not many, of course.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
He accuses the latter of various illegal and crafty acts, among them sending contraband gold and jewels to Mexico.
As an M.P. you are duly qualified to accept any appointment under the Crown when the Government ask you.
He thought they looked hard as two blue and shining jewels under their painted brows.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
While still very young his head was shaved, except a little round spot on the very crown.Our Little Korean Cousin|H. Lee M. Pike
Other Idioms and Phrases with crown jewels
A prized possession or asset, as in The Iliad and Odyssey are the crown jewels of ancient literature, or The software products are the company's crown jewels. This usage transfers the value of royal jewels to some other object. [Late 1800s]
Also, family jewels. The male genitals, especially the testicles. For example, She gave the would-be mugger a hard kick in the family jewels. A slang euphemism, the term dates from the 1970s, and the variant from the early 1900s.