Ringed
Ringed Ringed, a. 1. Encircled or marked with, or as with, a ring or rings. [1913 Webster]

2. Wearning a wedding ring; hence, lawfully wedded. ``A ringed wife.'' --Tennyson. [1913 Webster]

{Ringed seal} (Zo["o]l.), a North Pacific seal ({Phoca f[oe]tida}) having ringlike spots on the body.

{Ringed snake} (Zo["o]l.), a harmless European snake ({Tropidonotus natrix}) common in England.

{Ringed worm} (Zo["o]l.), an annelid. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • ringed — ringed; un·ringed; …   English syllables

  • ringed — [riŋd] adj. 1. wearing or having a ring or rings 2. decorated or marked with a ring or rings 3. encircled by a ring or rings 4. formed like a ring or of rings …   English World dictionary

  • Ringed — Ring Ring, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Ringed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Ringing}.] 1. To surround with a ring, or as with a ring; to encircle. Ring these fingers. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. (Hort.) To make a ring around by cutting away the bark; to girdle; as, to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ringed — /ringd/, adj. 1. having or wearing a ring or rings. 2. marked or decorated with or as if with a ring or rings. 3. surrounded by or as if by a ring or rings. 4. formed of or with rings; ringlike or annular: a ringed growth. 5. Armor. noting armor… …   Universalium

  • ringed — [[t]rɪŋd[/t]] adj. 1) wearing or marked or surrounded with rings 2) formed of or with rings; annular: a ringed growth[/ex] • Etymology: bef. 900 …   From formal English to slang

  • ringed — žieduotieji ruoniai statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas gentis apibrėžtis Gentyje 3 rūšys. Paplitimo arealas – Š. pusrutulio užšalančios jūros. atitikmenys: lot. Pusa angl. Baikal and Caspian seals; ringed vok. Kleinrobben rus.… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • ringed — Ⅰ. ring [1] ► NOUN 1) a small circular band, typically of precious metal, worn on a finger. 2) a circular band, object, or mark. 3) an enclosed space in which a sport, performance, or show takes place. 4) a group of people or things arranged in a …   English terms dictionary

  • ringed — adjective 1. shaped like a ring • Syn: ↑annular, ↑annulate, ↑annulated, ↑circinate, ↑ring shaped, ↑doughnut shaped • Similar to: ↑rounded 2. having color …   Useful english dictionary

  • ringed — adjective Date: 1513 1. encircled or marked with or as if with rings 2. composed or formed of rings …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ringed — adjective Marked with rings, circles or loops …   Wiktionary

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