crest

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈkrɛst/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/krɛst/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(krest)


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crest

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. the bird's crest
  2. a crest of feathers
  3. at the crest of the hill
  4. reached the crest of the hill
  5. over the crest of the hill
  6. the hill's crest
  7. the [house, hotel] sat on the crest of the hill
  8. the wave's crest
  9. (ride) the crest of the wave
  10. the family crest
  11. the crest has a [lion, sword]
  12. a [lion] on the crest
v
  1. the [hikers, climbers] crested the [ridge, hill, mountain]
  2. as they crested the [ridge]
  3. crested the [ridge] and looked down (below)
  4. crested the [ridge] and looked out [at, over]
  5. the [unemployment, poverty] level crested at...
  6. the river crested (at its highest level)
  7. the river is starting to crest
  8. as the waves crested
  9. the [helmet, hat] was crested with a [spike, feather]
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