Synonyms for crest:
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.
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.
side, stand, rise.
coat of arms.
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)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
crag, culminate, divide, escarpment, Brae, cairn, brink.
Sense 5 (noun)
Sense 6 (noun)
emblem, symbol (noun)
coat of arms.
highest point (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.
topknot on head of animal (noun)
Usage examples for crest:
- For half a mile or more until the little house had sunk below the hill crest Trove was looking backward. - "Darrel of the Blessed Isles", Irving Bacheller.
- Red Kane and Hockling, leading three horses, appeared on the crest of the ridge. - "Paradise Bend", William Patterson White.
- And Silver Heels, had she sold her beauty for the crest on this man's coach? - "Cardigan", Robert W. Chambers.