crest in Chinese
How to pronounce "crest"Use "crest" in a sentence
past tense: crested past participle: crested plural: crests present participle: cresting
- Communism was riding the crest of history .
- The mountains reared their crests into the clouds .
- How intolerable the crested paper is .
- As we crested the hill , we saw the castle .
- The fascists held crests of the hills here .
- There were patches of old snow under the crest .
- Feliks saw the crest on the back of the envelope .
- Folds commonly show a pairing of crests and troughs .
- Their new outpost was on the crest of a hill .
- The rooster bristled his crest .
- a showy growth of e.g. feathers or skin on the head of a bird or other animal
- (heraldry) in medieval times, an emblem used to decorate a helmet
- the center of a cambered road
- the top line of a hill, mountain, or wave
- the top or extreme point of something (usually a mountain or hill); "the view from the peak was magnificent"; "they clambered to the tip of Monadnock"; "the region is a few molecules wide at the summit"
Synonyms: peak, crown, top, tip, summit, Verb
- reach a high point; "The river crested last night"
- lie at the top of; "Snow capped the mountains"