Compassed
Compassed Com"passed, a. Rounded; arched. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

She came . . . into the compassed window. --Shak. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Compassed — Compass Com pass (k[u^]m pas), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Compassed} (k[u^]m past); p. pr. & vb. n. {Compassing}.] [F. compasser, LL. compassare.] 1. To go about or entirely round; to make the circuit of. [1913 Webster] Ye shall compass the city seven… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • compassed — com·pass || kÊŒmpÉ™s n. instrument that indicates magnetic north; boundary, limit v. surround, encircle; comprehend, understand …   English contemporary dictionary

  • compassed — past of compass …   Useful english dictionary

  • Joshua 6 — 1 Now Jericho was straitly shut up because of the children of Israel: none went out, and none came in. 2 And the LORD said unto Joshua, See, I have given into thine hand Jericho, and the king thereof, and the mighty men of valour. 3 And ye shall… …   The King James version of the Bible

  • Psalms 118 — 1 O give thanks unto the LORD; for he is good: because his mercy endureth for ever. 2 Let Israel now say, that his mercy endureth for ever. 3 Let the house of Aaron now say, that his mercy endureth for ever. 4 Let them now that fear the LORD say …   The King James version of the Bible

  • hell — 1. (Hell) (4255↑, 673↓) A place where you get poked with pitchforks by red men with horns and goatlegs and listen to the Village People sing for the rest of eternity. Satan: Welcome to Hell, sinner! *pokes victim* *man screams* Out of nowhere: In …   Urban English dictionary

  • εὐμεθοδώτερον — εὐμέθοδος easily compassed masc acc comp sg εὐμέθοδος easily compassed neut nom/voc/acc comp sg εὐμέθοδος easily compassed adverbial …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • Compass — Com pass (k[u^]m pas), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Compassed} (k[u^]m past); p. pr. & vb. n. {Compassing}.] [F. compasser, LL. compassare.] 1. To go about or entirely round; to make the circuit of. [1913 Webster] Ye shall compass the city seven times.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Compassing — Compass Com pass (k[u^]m pas), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Compassed} (k[u^]m past); p. pr. & vb. n. {Compassing}.] [F. compasser, LL. compassare.] 1. To go about or entirely round; to make the circuit of. [1913 Webster] Ye shall compass the city seven… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gallaudet University — This article is about the university based in Washington. For other uses, see Gallaudet (disambiguation). Gallaudet University Latin: Universitas Gallaudetensis Motto Ephphatha (Syriac) a dialect of Aramaic …   Wikipedia

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