Definition for crowner (2 of 2)
noun British Dialect.
Examples from the Web for crowner
If so, was there any official inquiry—any "crowner's quest?"
Send for the doctor, an' the crowner, too, as quick as possible.'My Fire Opal, and Other Tales|Sarah Warner Brooks
A name given to the crooner, crowner, or gray gurnard (Trigla gurnardus).The Sailor's Word-Book|William Henry Smyth
It'll be a mercy o' Providence if he don't cut out work for the crowner some day.'Mr. Sponge's Sporting Tour|R. S. Surtees
I couldn't tell he'd go a crowner and have such cards as he had.Under Two Flags|Ouida [Louise de la Ramee]