Coronation meaning

kôr'ə-nā'shən, kŏr'-
(figuratively) A success in the face of little or no opposition.
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The definition of coronation is the ceremony of crowning royalty.

A ceremony in which the new queen is crowned is an example of a coronation.

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The act or ceremony of crowning a sovereign or the sovereign's consort.
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The act or ceremony of crowning a sovereign.
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The act or solemnity of crowning a sovereign; the act of investing a prince with the insignia of royalty, on his succeeding to the sovereignty.
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Origin of coronation

  • Middle English coronacioun from Medieval Latin corōnātiō corōnātiōn- from Latin corōnātus past participle of corōnāre to crown from corōna crown crown
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition