uncrowned


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un·crowned

 (ŭn-kround′)
adj.
1. Yet to be crowned: an uncrowned queen.
2. Having the power or influence of a monarch or other prominent figure but not the title: the uncrowned king of the espionage world.

uncrowned

(ʌnˈkraʊnd)
adj
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) having the power of royalty without the title
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) not having yet assumed the crown
3. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) uncrowned king uncrowned queen a man or woman of high status among a certain group

un•crowned

(ʌnˈkraʊnd)

adj.
1. not or not yet crowned.
2. having royal rank or power without occupying the royal office.
[1350–1400; Middle English uncrouned. See un-1, crowned]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.uncrowned - not having an (artificial) crown on a tooth; used especially of molars and bicuspids; "uncrowned teeth badly in need of attention"
dental medicine, dentistry, odontology - the branch of medicine dealing with the anatomy and development and diseases of the teeth
crowned - having an (artificial) crown on a tooth; "had many crowned teeth"
2.uncrowned - not (especially not yet) provided with a crownuncrowned - not (especially not yet) provided with a crown; "the uncrowned king"
crowned - provided with or as if with a crown or a crown as specified; often used in combination; "a high-crowned hat"; "an orange-crowned bird"; "a crowned signet ring"
Translations

uncrowned

[ˈʌnˈkraʊnd] ADJsin corona
the uncrowned king of Scotlandel rey sin corona de Escocia

uncrowned

adj (lit, fig)ungekrönt
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