Hinge Hinge, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Hinged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Hinging}.] 1. To attach by, or furnish with, hinges. [1913 Webster]

2. To bend. [Obs.] --Shak. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • hinged — hinged; hinged·ly; un·hinged; …   English syllables

  • Hinged — Hinged, a. Furnished with hinges. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hinged — [ hındʒd ] adjective fixed with a hinge …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • hinged — UK [hɪndʒd] US adjective fixed with a hinge Thesaurus: words used to describe doors and windowshyponym …   Useful english dictionary

  • hinged — [[t]hɪ̱nʤd[/t]] ADJ Something that is hinged is joined to another thing, or joined together, by means of a hinge. The mirror was hinged to a surrounding frame... The hinged seat lifts up to reveal a useful storage space …   English dictionary

  • hinged — adj. Hinged is used with these nouns: ↑lid …   Collocations dictionary

  • hinged — adjective a) Affixed by a hinge, as a door. b) Extremely high on drugs …   Wiktionary

  • hinged — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. linked, coupled, put together; see joined …   English dictionary for students

  • hinged — hɪndÊ’ n. movable joint on which a door or other part turns v. attach with a hinge; depend on, pivot; make dependant on …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hinged — adjective joined by a hinge …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”