Last modified on 8 April 2015, at 02:04

winged

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

wing (noun) +‎ -ed

Alternative formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

winged (not comparable)

  1. Having wings.
    • 2013 July 26, Nick Miroff, “Mexico gets a taste for eating insects […]”, The Guardian Weekly, volume 189, number 7, page 32: 
      The San Juan market is Mexico City's most famous deli of exotic meats, where an adventurous shopper can hunt down hard-to-find critters […]. But the priciest items in the market aren't the armadillo steaks or even the bluefin tuna. That would be the frozen chicatanas – giant winged ants – at around $500 a kilo.
  2. Flying or soaring as if on wings.
  3. Swift.
  4. (in combination) having wings of a specified kind
    weak-winged
  5. (in combination) having the specified number of wings
    The six-winged Seraphim are the angels closest to God.
TranslationsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See wing (verb)

VerbEdit

winged

  1. simple past tense and past participle of wing

Etymology 3Edit

See winge (verb)

VerbEdit

winged

  1. simple past tense and past participle of winge

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