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couronner
Pronunciation: / kuʀɔne /

Translation of couronner in English:

verbe transitif

  • 3 (donner un prix à)
    to award a prize to
    (personne, œuvre)
    (récompenser) See examples: être couronné de succès
    to be crowned with success
    cela couronne dix années de recherches
    this is the crowning achievement of ten years' research
    et pour couronner le tout [ironique]
    and to crown it all

Idioms

se couronner les genoux

to graze one's knees

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