Synonyms and Antonyms of crest
1 the highest part or point at that point the filmmaker was at the crest of his critical acclaim, which included winning an Oscar Synonyms of crest acme, apex, apogee, capstone, climax, crescendo, height, crown, culmination, head, high noon, high tide, high-water mark, meridian, ne plus ultra, noon, noontime, peak, pinnacle, sum, summit, tip-top, top, zenithWords Related to crest bloom, blossom, flood tide, flower, glory, heyday, prime; cap, ceiling, roof; extreme, extremity, tip, vertex; high, highlight, highspotNear Antonyms of crest abyss, base, foot; minimumAntonyms of crest bottom, nadir, rock bottom
2 the line formed when two sloping surfaces come together along their topmost edge the hiking party reached the crest of the mountain just as it began to thunder Synonyms of crest ridgeWords Related to crest divide; backbone, ridgepole, spine; eminence, peak, prominence, promontory, rise
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