Associations to the word «Crested»


CRESTED, adjective. Having a crest, or ornamental tuft (on an animal) or plume (on a helmet).
CRESTED, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of crest
CRESTED LARK, noun. A small, non-migratory lark found throughout most of temperate Eurasia (Galerida cristata).
CRESTED LARKS, noun. Plural of crested lark
CRESTED ORIOLE, noun. The cassican.
CRESTED ORIOLES, noun. Plural of crested oriole
CRESTED PENGUIN, noun. A group of penguins in the genus Eudyptes, which all have in common a crest atop their heads.
CRESTED PENGUIN, noun. A small penguin from New Zealand and the Falkland islands
CRESTED PENGUINS, noun. Plural of crested penguin
CRESTED RAT, noun. Maned rat
CRESTED SCREAMER, noun. Chauna torquata, a species of birds of the small family Anhimidae, found in South America.
CRESTED SCREAMERS, noun. Plural of crested screamer
CRESTED TIT, noun. Lophophanes cristatus, a small bird of the tit family Paridae, with an erectile crest, the tip of which is often recurved.
CRESTED TITS, noun. Plural of crested tit

Dictionary definition

CRESTED, adjective. Bearing an heraldic device.
CRESTED, adjective. (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".
CRESTED, adjective. (of a knight's helmet) having a decorative plume.

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