Antonyms for crest:

nadir, rock bottom, foot.

Synonyms for crest:

Sense 1

cairn, payoff, beak, whitecaps, stagnate, cast up, wash away, edge, the treeline, low water, eddy, sea, wingtip, spatter, scree, gizzard, flood out, spume, glug, escarpment, breaker, neap tide, lee, upland, stir up, hilltop, Brae, the snow-line, apogee, plumage, spring tide, crag, fastigium, mudslide, talon, Sea level, tidemark, splatter, high-water mark, mountaintop, channel, heraldry, tideline, mountainside, low tide, cockscomb, backwash, riptide, hillside.

Sense 2

ledge, flood tide, undercurrent, sluice, soak in, wattle, slosh, slope, meander, lip, culminate, mandible, undertow, percolate, arms, subside, surf, high tide, landslide, ruff, brink, trough, disgorge.

Sense 3

web, pour, siphon, tide, roller, watershed, squirt, trickle, ebb, seethe, head, wash up, quill.

Sense 4

gap, slop, pump, empty, swill, vent, lap, comb, tumble.

Sense 5

gush, wash, run off, flank, spout, swell, spur, flow, herald, dribble.

Sense 6

overflow, ripple, shoulder, stream, go out, drip, deepen.

Sense 7

dash, divide, drain, spray, strengthen, collar, burst.

Sense 8

face, come in, splash, slide.

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Sense 10

flood, rush.

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side, stand, rise.

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coat of arms.




feather, plume.


escutcheon, scutcheon.





Other synonyms and related words:

eyeshade, cockscomb, mountaintop, blossom, tide, lee, payoff, pate, round top, sea, ne plus ultra, ledge, stream, burst, rise, lead, swell, divide, diadem, wash, shoulder, apogee, hilltop, wattle, elevation, bloom, crescendo, bakshis, upland, flank, totem, bill, course, confidential information, treetop, ruff, scutcheon, extremum, subside, vent, top side, flush, arms, flower, sum, tip-top, heraldry, superlative, quill, roller, vizor, spatter, coat of arms, seethe, summit meeting, landslide, billow, meridian, prime, pourboire, cover, big top, hillside, whirligig, height, deepen, catch, point, talon, backsheesh, upper side, tiptop, pass, pour, roll, comb, backwash, gratuity, riptide, pennant, bakshish, undercurrent, gap, upside, web, crag, ripple, vertex, wind, herald, circus tent, noontime, spume, heyday, trough, escutcheon, spinning top, down, edge, feather, brink, visor, fastigium, lap, collar, gizzard, baksheesh, jacket, face, spray, dash, culminate, Brae, noon, escarpment, spur, channel, head, tidemark, wingtip, glug, wing, ridge, efflorescence, plume, capstone, undertow, plumage, run.

Sense 1 (noun)

feather, plume, comb.

Sense 2 (noun)

billow, low tide, flood tide, breaker, backwash.

Sense 3 (noun)

apogee, beak, down, collar, cockscomb, fastigium, payoff, gizzard.

Sense 4 (noun)

crag, culminate, divide, escarpment, Brae, cairn, brink.

Sense 5 (noun)

catch, course, come in, burst, dash, cast up, channel, break, deepen.

Sense 6 (noun)

escutcheon, coat of arms, heraldry, herald.

artifact (noun)


billow (noun)


crest (noun)

crown, emblem, head, coat of arms, top, insignia, peak, symbol, pinnacle, summit, badge, apex, comb, plume, ridge, cockscomb.

emblem, symbol (noun)

badge, insignia.

ensign (noun)

coat of arms.

height (noun)


highest point (noun)

crown, top, apogee, peak, noon, pinnacle, vertex, ridge, head, fastigium, height, crescendo, culmination, climax, acme, apex, roof, summit.

indication (noun)

brand, emblem, insignia, motion, sign, legend, pointer, guidepost, lighthouse, banner, semaphore, stamp, notation, prompt, cue, figuration, label, tag, wink, logo, denotation, icon, gesture, marker, symbol, signpost, token, key, beacon, ticket, alert, logotype, gesticulation, flag, wave, badge, designation, indication, signal, hint.

location (noun)

peak, top, tip, summit, crown.

summit (noun)

top, highest point, limit, apex, tip, acme, maximum, peak, summit, zenith, extremity, topmost point, culmination, brow, pinnacle, cap, uppermost point, crown, climax.

title (noun)

garland, colors, honor, position, decoration, rank, seniority, bestowal, coronet, title, reverence, highness, role, place, shield, grace, chevron.

top (noun)

elite, roof.

topknot on head of animal (noun)

comb, cockscomb, plume, feather.

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