Inlaid

  • 1 inlaid — [in′lād΄, in lād′] adj. 1. set in pieces into a surface of another material so as to form a smooth surface [a pine table with an inlaid walnut design] 2. decorated with a surface made in this way [an inlaid floor] …

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  • 2 Inlaid — In*laid , p. p. of {Inlay}. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 inlaid — 1590s, from IN (Cf. in) + LAID (Cf. laid), pp. of LAY (Cf. lay) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 inlaid — in|laid [ˌınˈleıd] adj 1.) an inlaid box, table, floor etc has little pieces of another material set into its surface for decoration inlaid with ▪ a wooden jewellery box inlaid with ivory 2.) [+ in/into] metal, stone etc that is inlaid into the… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 5 inlaid — adjective 1 an inlaid box, table, floor etc has a thin layer of another material set into its surface for decoration (+ with): a wooden jewellery box inlaid with ivory 2 (+ in/into) metal, stone etc that is inlaid into the surface of another… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 6 inlaid — adjective Date: 1598 1. a. set into a surface in a decorative design < tables with inlaid marble > b. decorated with a design or material set into a surface < a table with an inlaid top > 2. of linoleum having a design that goes all the way… …

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  • 7 inlaid — /in layd , in layd /, adj. 1. set into the surface of something: an inlaid design on a chest. 2. decorated or made with a design set into the surface: an inlaid table. [1590 1600; ptp. of INLAY] * * * …

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  • 8 inlaid — in|laid [ ın,leıd ] adjective an inlaid table, floor, or other surface has pieces of a different material put into it as decoration: a box made of polished wood inlaid with ivory …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 9 inlaid — [[t]ɪ̱nle͟ɪd[/t]] ADJ: oft ADJ with n An object that is inlaid has a design on it which is made by putting materials such as wood, gold, or silver into the surface of the object. ...a box delicately inlaid with little triangles …

    English dictionary

  • 10 inlaid — adjective an inlaid design of glass beads in the tile an inlaid floor Syn: inset, set, studded, lined, paneled, laid; ornamented, decorated; mosaic, intarsia, marquetry …

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  • 11 inlaid — UK [ˌɪnˈleɪd] / US [ˈɪnˌleɪd] adjective an inlaid table, floor, or other surface has pieces of a different material put into it as decoration a box made of polished wood inlaid with ivory …

    English dictionary

  • 12 inlaid — in•laid [[t]ˈɪnˌleɪd, ɪnˈleɪd[/t]] adj. 1) set into the surface of something: an inlaid design on a chest[/ex] 2) decorated or made with a design set into the surface: an inlaid table[/ex] • Etymology: 1590–1600; ptp. of inlay …

    From formal English to slang

  • 13 inlaid — /ˈɪnleɪd/ (say inlayd) adjective 1. set in the surface of a thing: an inlaid design in wood. 2. decorated or made with a design set in the surface: an inlaid table. {in 1 + laid} …

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  • 14 inlaid — decorated decorated adj. having decorations. [Narrower terms: {beaded, beady, bejeweled, bejewelled, bespangled, gemmed, jeweled, jewelled, sequined, spangled, spangly}; {bedaubed}; {bespectacled, monocled, spectacled}; {braided}; {brocaded,… …

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  • 15 Inlaid — Ịn|laid 〈[ lɛıd] m. 1; schweiz.〉 farbig gemustertes Linoleum [engl., „eingelegt, Mosaik...“] * * * Ịn|laid, der; s, e [engl. inlaid, eigtl. = 2. Part. von to inlay = einlegen]: in verschiedenen Farben gemustertes Linoleum …

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  • 16 Inlaid — In|laid der; s, e <zu engl. inlaid »eingelegt«, Part. Perf. von to inlay »einlegen«> (schweiz.) durchgemustertes Linoleum …

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  • 17 inlaid — a. Decorated with inlaying or inlaid work …

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  • 18 inlaid — adjective a) Set into a surface in a decorative pattern. b) Having an inset decorative pattern …

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  • 19 inlaid — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. checkered, parqueted, mosaic, enameled; see ornate 1 …

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  • 20 Inlaid — In|laid 〈 [ı̣nlɛıd] n.; Gen.: s, Pl.: e; schweiz.〉 farbig gemustertes Linoleum [Etym.: engl., »eingelegt; Mosaik…«] …

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