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Meaning of FIGURED

Pronunciation:  'figyurd

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  of e.g. fabric design; "my dress is richly figured"- Amy Lowell
 

FIGURED is a 7 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: patterned
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Fig"ured\, a.
1. Adorned with figures; marked with figures; as, figured
   muslin.

2. Not literal; figurative. [Obs.] --Locke.

3. (Mus.)
   (a) Free and florid; as, a figured descant. See
       {Figurate}, 3.
   (b) Indicated or noted by figures.

{Figured bass}. See {Continued bass}, under {Continued}.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
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