Massed
Mass Mass, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Massed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Massing}.] To celebrate Mass. [Obs.] --Hooker. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • massed — [mæst] adj [only before noun] in a large group massed ranks/forces ▪ I look around me at the massed ranks of reporters. massed choir/band BrE (=several choirs or bands singing or playing together as one large group) …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • massed — [ mæst ] adjective forming a large group: massed bands/crowds …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • massed — massed; massed·ly; …   English syllables

  • massed — index collective, compact (dense), populous, solid (compact) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • massed — [[t]mæ̱st[/t]] ADJ: ADJ n Massed is used to describe a large number of people who have been brought together for a particular purpose. He could not escape the massed ranks of newsmen who spotted him crossing the lawn …   English dictionary

  • massed — adj. Massed is used with these nouns: ↑choir, ↑rank …   Collocations dictionary

  • massed — adjective massed bands/choirs etc a large number of musical groups playing together as one very large group …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • massed — UK [mæst] / US adjective forming a large group massed bands/crowds …   English dictionary

  • massed — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. collected, assembled, brought together; see jammed 2 , gathered …   English dictionary for students

  • massed — mast …   American English homophones

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