Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adj. - (of a knight's helmet) having a decorative plume; (of a bird or animal) having a usually ornamental tuft or process on the head; Bearing an heraldic device.

Usage examples (36)
  • Golden crested
  • Verb (used without object) : Interest in the project has crested
  • Here the current, flowing deep and strong, is met by the wind and runs high in crested waves.
  • The next equestrian figure (IV) shows the fluted, or as it was called crested, armour, of about 1500. for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.