crowning glory

noun

Definition of crowning glory

: the most interesting or important thing that something or someone has to offer The town's crowning glory is its old cathedral. He intends this movie to be the crowning glory of his career as a filmmaker.

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“Crowning glory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crowning%20glory. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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