A marked man


A marked man
Marked Marked (m[aum]rkt), a. Designated or distinguished by, or as by, a mark; hence; noticeable; conspicuous; as, a marked card; a marked coin; a marked instance. -- {Mark"ed*ly}, adv. --J. S. Mill. [1913 Webster]

{A marked man}, a man who is noted by a community, or by a part of it, as, for excellence or depravity; -- usually with an unfavorable suggestion. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • marked man — A marked man is a person who is being targeted by people who want to do them harm or cause them trouble …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • marked man — {n. phr.} A man whose behavior has made him the object of suspicion; a man whose life may be in danger. * /When Dave dared to criticize the dictator openly, he became a marked man./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • marked man — {n. phr.} A man whose behavior has made him the object of suspicion; a man whose life may be in danger. * /When Dave dared to criticize the dictator openly, he became a marked man./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • marked\ man — n. phr. A man whose behavior has made him the object of suspicion; a man whose life may be in danger. When Dave dared to criticize the dictator openly, he became a marked man …   Словарь американских идиом

  • marked man —    A marked man is a person who is being targeted by people who want to do them harm or cause them trouble.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • marked man — See a marked man …   English idioms

  • Marked man —   A marked man is a person who is being targetted by people who want to do them harm or cause them trouble …   Dictionary of English idioms

  • marked man — suspicious man, hunted man, man marked for revenge …   English contemporary dictionary

  • marked man — n. a person who is singled out for special treatment, esp. to be harmed or killed …   Useful english dictionary

  • A Marked Man — Directed by John Ford Written by John Ford George Hively Starring Harry Carey Cinematography John W. Brown …   Wikipedia


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