adjective Date: 1873 having a sign; especially having a plus or minus sign <
signed numbers like +6 and -4

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  • signed — (sīnd) adj. 1. Having a signature affixed: a signed document. 2. Of, relating to, or expressed in a sign language: a signed translation. * * * …   Universalium

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  • Signed — Sign Sign, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Signed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Signing}.] [OE. seinen to bless, originally, to make the sign of the cross over; in this sense fr. ASS. segnian (from segn, n.), or OF. seignier, F. signer, to mark, to sign (in sense 3),… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • signed — adjective a) Having both positive and negative varieties. It wasnt until they tried to subtract 3 from 1 that the elementary school students realized they needed signed numbers. b) Having a signature, endorsed. The signed check could be cashed.… …   Wiktionary

  • signed — /saɪnd/ (say suynd) verb 1. past tense and past participle of sign. –adjective 2. (of a document) with a signature: a signed will. –phrase 3. signed, sealed and delivered, settled in every detail …   Australian English dictionary

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  • signed — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. marked, autographed, written, undersigned, countersigned, sealed, witnessed, subscribed, registered, receipted, enlisted, signed on the dotted line*; see also endorsed …   English dictionary for students

  • signed — adjective 1. having a handwritten signature (Freq. 3) a signed letter • Ant: ↑unsigned • Similar to: ↑autographed, ↑subscribed 2. used of the language of the deaf …   Useful english dictionary

  • signed — Synonyms and related words: accepted, acknowledged, admitted, affirmed, agreed, allowed, approved, arranged, authenticated, avowed, certified, compacted, conceded, confessed, confirmed, contracted, countersigned, covenanted, endorsed, engaged,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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