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Meaning of PIED

Pronunciation:  pId

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  having sections or patches colored differently and usually brightly; "a jester dressed in motley"; "the painted desert,"; "a particolored dress"; "a piebald horse"; "pied daisies"

PIED is a 4 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: colored, colorful, coloured, in color(p), motley, multicolor, multicolored, multicolour, multicoloured, painted, particolored, particoloured, piebald, varicolored, varicoloured



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Pied\,
    imp. & p. p. of {Pi}, or {Pie}, v.
  2. \Pied\, a. [From {Pie} the party-colored bird.]
    Variegated with spots of different colors; party-colored;
    spotted; piebald. ``Pied coats.'' --Burton. ``Meadows trim
    with daisies pied.'' --Milton.
    {Pied antelope} (Zo["o]l.), the bontebok.
    {Pied-billed grebe} (Zo["o]l.), the dabchick.
    {Pied blackbird} (Zo["o]l.), any Asiatic thrush of the genus
    {Pied finch} (Zo["o]l.)
    (a) The chaffinch.
    (b) The snow bunting. [Prov. Eng.]
    {Pied flycatcher} (Zo["o]l.), a common European flycatcher
       ({Ficedula atricapilla}). The male is black and white.