verb (used with object)
to deprive or divest of a crown.
to reduce from dignity or preeminence.
adjective 1. not crowned; not having yet assumed the crown. 2. having royal rank or power without occupying the royal office. verb (used with object) 1. to deprive or divest of a crown. 2. to reduce from dignity or preeminence. adjective 1. having the power of royalty without the title 2. not having yet assumed […]
adjective, crueler, cruelest. 1. willfully or knowingly causing pain or distress to others. 2. enjoying the pain or distress of others: the cruel spectators of the gladiatorial contests. 3. causing or marked by great pain or distress: a cruel remark; a cruel affliction. 4. rigid; stern; strict; unrelentingly severe. adjective 1. causing or inflicting pain […]
adjective 1. rumpled; wrinkled; crushed. 2. bent in a spiral curve: a crumpled ram’s horn.
verb (used with object) 1. to press or squeeze with a force that destroys or deforms. 2. to squeeze or pound into small fragments or particles, as ore, stone, etc. 3. to force out by pressing or squeezing; extract: to crush cottonseeds in order to produce oil. 4. to rumple; wrinkle; crease. 5. to smooth […]