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4 definitions found
 for crested
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Crest \Crest\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Crested; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Cresting.]
     1. To furnish with, or surmount as, a crest; to serve as a
        crest for.
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              His legs bestrid the ocean, his reared arm
              Crested the world.                    --Shak.
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              Mid groves of clouds that crest the mountain's brow.
                                                    --Wordsworth.
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     2. To mark with lines or streaks, like, or regarded as like,
        waving plumes.
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              Like as the shining sky in summer's night, . . .
              Is crested with lines of fiery light. --Spenser.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Crested \Crest"ed\ (kr[e^]st"[e^]d), a.
     1. Having a crest.
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              But laced crested helm.               --Dryden.
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     2. (Zool.) Having a crest of feathers or hair upon the head.
        "The crested bird." --Dryden.
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     3. (Bott.) Bearing any elevated appendage like a crest, as an
        elevated line or ridge, or a tuft. --Gray.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  decorated \decorated\ adj.
     having decorations. [Narrower terms: beaded, beady,
     bejeweled, bejewelled, bespangled, gemmed, jeweled, jewelled,
     sequined, spangled, spangly; bedaubed; bespectacled,
     monocled, spectacled; braided; brocaded, embossed,
     raised; buttony; carbuncled; champleve, cloisonne,
     enameled; crested, plumed having a decorative plume);
     crested, top-knotted, topknotted, tufted; crested;
     embellished, ornamented, ornate; embroidered; encircled,
     ringed, wreathed; fancied up, gussied, gussied up, tricked
     out; feathery, feathered, plumy; frilled, frilly,
     ruffled; fringed; gilt-edged; inflamed; inlaid;
     inwrought; laced; mosaic, tessellated; paneled,
     wainscoted; studded; tapestried; tasseled, tasselled;
     tufted; clinquant, tinseled, tinselly; tricked-out]
     Also See: clothed, fancy. Antonym: unadorned.
  
     Syn: adorned.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  crested
      adj 1: bearing an heraldic device
      2: (of a bird or animal) having a usually ornamental tuft or
         process on the head; often used in combination; "golden
         crested"; "crested iris"; "crested oriole"; "tufted duck";
         "tufted loosestrife" [syn: crested, topknotted, tufted]
      3: (of a knight's helmet) having a decorative plume [syn:
         crested, plumed]

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