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crown prince

n.
The male heir apparent to a throne.

crown prince

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the male heir to a sovereign throne

crown′ prince′


n.
a male heir apparent to a throne.
[1785–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.crown prince - a male heir apparent to a thronecrown prince - a male heir apparent to a throne  
prince - a male member of a royal family other than the sovereign (especially the son of a sovereign)
Translations
وَلي العَهد
následník trůnu
kronprins
kruununprinssimanttelinperijä
trónörökös
krónprins, ríkisarfi
korunný princ
kronprins

crown prince

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crown

(kraun) noun
1. a circular, often jewelled, head-dress, especially one worn as a mark of royalty or honour. the queen's crown.
2. (with capital) the king or queen or governing power in a monarchy. revenue belonging to the Crown.
3. the top eg of a head, hat, hill etc. We reached the crown of the hill.
4. (an artificial replacement for) the part of a tooth which can be seen.
verb
1. to make (someone) king or queen by placing a crown on his or her head. The archbishop crowned the queen.
2. to form the top part of (something). an iced cake crowned with a cherry.
3. to put an artificial crown on (a tooth).
4. to hit (someone) on the head. If you do that again, I'll crown you!
crown prince
the heir to the throne.
crown princess
1. the wife of a crown prince.
2. the female heir to the throne.
References in classic literature ?
An invitation was extended to us to visit the palace of the eldest son, the Crown Prince of Russia, which was near at hand.
The Crown Prince is always in opposition to the crown or hankering after it.
Germany, though aggrieved, was not anxious for war, and, as a peace token, sent the Crown Prince and seven battleships on a friendly visit to the United States.
of the crews and officers, along with the Crown Prince, perished.
I was sitting on deck with some of the fellows who were going into the American ambulance service with me, my Airedale, Crown Prince Nobbler, asleep at my feet, when the first blast of the whistle shattered the peace and security of the ship.
And another thought which now filled his mind was the fact of his strange likeness to the Crown Prince of England.
HRH Crown Prince wished Saudi Arabia and its brotherly people many happy returns of the occasion, under King Salman's leadership.
HH Crown Prince receives National Assembly Speaker KUWAIT, July 14 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah met at Bayan Palace on Sunday the National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Ali Al-Ghanim.
1 / 13 Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrives in China on February 21, 2019.
ISLAMABAD -- Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman arrived here on Sunday on his first official visit to Pakistan as the heir to the throne amid high security.
ISLAMABAD -- Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman is scheduled to hold one-on-one meetings with President Arif Alvi and Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa in Islamabad on the second day of the royal visit.
ISLAMABAD -- Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was presented a guard of honor by a smartly turned-out contingent drawn from three services of Pakistan's armed forces at an official welcome ceremony held here at the Prime Minister House on Sunday evening.