removed

  • 1 Removed — Re*moved (r? m??vd ), a. 1. Changed in place. [1913 Webster] 2. Dismissed from office. [1913 Webster] 3. Distant in location; remote. Something finer than you could purchase in so removed a dwelling. Shak. [1913 Webster] 4. Distant by degrees in… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 removed — removed; un·removed; …

    English syllables

  • 3 removed — [ri mo͞ovd′] adj. 1. a) distant in relationship b) of a younger or older generation [one s first cousin once removed is the child of one s first cousin] 2. remote; distant; disconnected: with from SYN. FAR …

    English World dictionary

  • 4 removed — index alone (solitary), apart, discrete, distinct (distinguished from others), inaccessible, insular, insusceptible ( …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 removed — remote, far off, faraway, far, *distant …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 6 removed — re|moved [ rı muvd ] adjective never before noun 1. ) different from something: removed from: It was all so removed from our usual experience. far removed: dealing with people whose culture is far removed from our own 2. ) without enough… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 7 removed — UK [rɪˈmuːvd] / US [rɪˈmuvd] adjective [never before noun] 1) different from something removed from: It was all so removed from our usual experience. far removed: dealing with people whose culture is far removed from our own 2) without enough… …

    English dictionary

  • 8 removed — adj. 1) easily removed 2) once; twice removed (a first cousin once removed) * * * [rɪ muːvd] twice removed (a first cousin once removed) easily removed once …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 9 removed — [[t]rɪmu͟ːvd[/t]] 1) ADJ: v link adv ADJ from n If you say that an idea or situation is far removed from something, you mean that it is very different from it. He found it hard to concentrate on conversation so far removed from his present… …

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  • 10 Removed — Remove Re*move (r? m??v ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Removed} ( m??vd ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Removing}.] [OF. removoir, remouvoir, L. removere, remotum; pref. re re + movere to move. See {Move}.] 1. To move away from the position occupied; to cause to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 removed — removedly /ri mooh vid lee, moohvd /, adv. removedness, n. /ri moohvd /, adj. 1. remote; separate; not connected with; distinct from. 2. distant by a given number of degrees of descent or kinship: A first cousin once removed is the child of one s …

    Universalium

  • 12 removed — adjective Date: circa 1548 1. a. distant in degree of relationship b. of a younger or older generation < a second cousin s child is a second cousin once removed > 2. separate or remote in space, time, or character …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 13 removed — adjective a) Separated in time, space, or degree. Steve is my second cousin once removed. b) Of a different generation, older or younger …

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  • 14 removed —    obsolete    dead    Not murdered. It was the soul which took flight, while the corpse remained:     When a person has just expired, the Scotch people commonly say, he is removed. {Monthly Magazine, 1800, quoted in EDD) …

    How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • 15 removed — [rɪˈmuːvd] adj 1) different from something Paris is far removed from the little town I grew up in.[/ex] 2) distant in time or space …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 16 removed — re•moved [[t]rɪˈmuvd[/t]] adj. 1) remote; separate; not connected with; distinct from 2) cvb distant by a given number of degrees of descent or kinship: My father s first cousin is my first cousin once removed[/ex] • Etymology: 1540–50… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 17 removed — /rəˈmuvd / (say ruh moohvd) adjective 1. remote; separate; not connected with; distinct from. 2. distant, used in expressing degrees of relationship: a first cousin twice removed is a cousin s grandchild …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 18 removed — adjective 1. separated in relationship by a given degree of descent a cousin once removed • Similar to: ↑distant, ↑remote 2. separate or apart in time distant events the remote past or future • Syn: ↑ …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 19 removed — The term includes goods dispatched to another Member State of the European Union ( EU) and goods exported to a destination outside the EU. HM Customs & Revenue Glossary …

    Financial and business terms

  • 20 removed — Synonyms and related words: Olympian, alien, alienated, alone, aloof, apart, asunder, at a distance, away, backward, bashful, blank, chilled, chilly, cold, companionless, constrained, cool, detached, devious, disarticulated, disconnected,… …

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