corded
adjective Date: 14th century 1. a. made of or provided with cords or ridges; specifically muscled in ridges b. of a muscle tense, taut 2. bound, fastened, or wound about with cords 3. striped or ribbed with or as if with cord ; twilled <
corded fabric
>
4. equipped with an electrical cord <
a corded phone
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Corded — Cord ed (k[^o]rd [e^]d), a. 1. Bound or fastened with cords. [1913 Webster] 2. Piled in a form for measurement by the cord. [1913 Webster] 3. Made of cords. [Obs.] A corded ladder. Shak. [1913 Webster] 4. Striped or ribbed with cords; as, cloth… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • corded — adjective attach a cord to. → cord corded adjective 1》 (of cloth) ribbed. 2》 (of a muscle) tensed and standing out. 3》 equipped with a cord or flex …   English new terms dictionary

  • corded — [kôr′did] adj. 1. fastened with cords 2. made of or provided with cords 3. that looks like a tight cord, as a muscle 4. having a ribbed or twilled surface, as corduroy 5. stacked in cords, as wood …   English World dictionary

  • Corded — Cord Cord (k[^o]rd), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Corded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Cording}.] 1. To bind with a cord; to fasten with cords; to connect with cords; to ornament or finish with a cord or cords, as a garment. [1913 Webster] 2. To arrange (wood,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • corded — /kawr did/, adj. 1. furnished with, made of, or in the form of cords. 2. ribbed, as a fabric. 3. bound with cords. 4. (of wood) stacked up in cords. 5. stringy, or ribbed, in appearance, esp. from the prominence of the muscles, veins, etc.: a… …   Universalium

  • corded — adjective Fitted with a cord. Ant: cordless …   Wiktionary

  • corded — cord·ed || kɔːdɪd adj. made of or in the form of cords; tied or bound with cords; (of textiles) having parallel raised lines kɔːd n. rope; string, wire; thread v. bind with a cord, tie, bind …   English contemporary dictionary

  • corded — cord·ed …   English syllables

  • corded — cord•ed [[t]ˈkɔr dɪd[/t]] adj. 1) furnished with, made of, or in the form of cords 2) tex ribbed, as a fabric 3) bound with cords 4) (of wood) stacked up in cords 5) stringy or ribbed in appearance • Etymology: 1350–1400 …   From formal English to slang

  • corded — /ˈkɔdəd/ (say kawduhd) adjective 1. equipped with, made of, having, or in the form of cords. 2. ribbed, as a fabric. 3. bound with cords. 4. (of wood) stacked up in cords …   Australian English dictionary

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