Cupped
Cup Cup, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cupped} (k[u^]pt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Cupping}.] 1. To supply with cups of wine. [R.] [1913 Webster]

Cup us, till the world go round. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. (Surg.) To apply a cupping apparatus to; to subject to the operation of cupping. See {Cupping}. [1913 Webster]

3. (Mech.) To make concave or in the form of a cup; as, to cup the end of a screw. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • cupped — [kupt] adj. shaped like a cup; hollowed …   English World dictionary

  • cupped — adj. Cupped is used with these nouns: ↑hand …   Collocations dictionary

  • cupped — adjective 1. : formed like a cup : cup shaped calling through cupped hands 2. : having cup shaped depressions (as those worn in stairs by use) 3. of a golf ball : lying in a small depression …   Useful english dictionary

  • cupped — /kupt/, adj. hollowed out like a cup; cup shaped. [1790 1800; CUP + ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • cupped — adjective in the shape of a cup …   Wiktionary

  • cupped — Hollowed; made cup shaped. * * * (kupt) hollowed out like a cup …   Medical dictionary

  • cupped — Synonyms and related words: boat shaped, boatlike, bowl shaped, bowllike, cavelike, cavernous, concave, concaved, craterlike, cup shaped, cymbiform, dish shaped, dished, dishing, dishlike, funnel breasted, funnel chested, funnel shaped, hollow,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • cupped — kÊŒp n. small container from which liquids (milk, water, etc.) are drunk; unit of measure (equal to 8 fluid ounces) v. put in a cup; form into a cuplike shape; use a cupping glass …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cupped — /ˈkʌpt/ (say kupt) adjective hollowed out like a cup; cup shaped …   Australian English dictionary

  • cupped disk — a pathologically depressed and enlarged optic disk, frequently seen in advanced glaucoma …   Medical dictionary

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