Alated
Alate \A"late\, Alated \A"la*ted\, a. [L. alatus, from ala wing.] Winged; having wings, or side appendages like wings. [1913 Webster]

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  • alated — adjective Alate …   Wiktionary

  • alated — adj. winged, having wings …   English contemporary dictionary

  • alated — alat·ed …   English syllables

  • alated — adjective (of seeds or insects) having winglike extensions alate leaves alate seeds of a maple tree • Syn: ↑alate • Similar to: ↑winged • Derivationally related forms: ↑ala …   Useful english dictionary

  • Alate — A late, Alated A la*ted, a. [L. alatus, from ala wing.] Winged; having wings, or side appendages like wings. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • alate — /ay layt/, adj. Also, alated. 1. having wings; winged. 2. having membranous expansions like wings. n. 3. the winged form of an insect when both winged and wingless forms occur in the species. [1660 70; < L alatus, equiv. to al(a) ALA + atus ATE1] …   Universalium

  • alate — 1. adjective /ˈeɪˌleɪt/ Having winglike extensions or parts; winged. Syn: alated 2. noun /ˈeɪˌleɪt/ A winged, reproductive form of several social insects …   Wiktionary

  • Adjunct — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Thing added < N PARAG:Adjunct >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 adjunct adjunct Sgm: N 1 addition addition additament Sgm: N 1 additum additum affix appelidage annexe annex Sgm: N 1 augment …   English dictionary for students

  • winged — adj 1. alar, alate, alated; winglike, wing shaped, pterygoid. 2. swift, quick, fast, fleet, fleet afoot, speedy; rapid, tantivy, hurried, hasty, express, expeditious; eagle winged, quick as lightening, swift as an arrow, faster than a speeding… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • alate — /ˈeɪleɪt/ (say aylayt) adjective 1. winged. 2. having membranous expansions like wings. Also, alated. {Latin ālātus winged} …   Australian English dictionary

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