from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Having one or more distinguishing marks.
- adj. Clearly defined and evident; noticeable: has a marked limp. See Synonyms at noticeable.
- adj. Singled out, especially for a dire fate: a marked man.
- adj. Linguistics Of or relating to that member of a pair of words or forms that explicitly denotes a particular subset of the meanings denoted by the other member of the pair. For example, of the two words lion and lioness, lion is unmarked for gender (it can denote either a male or female) whereas lioness is marked, since it denotes only females.
- adj. Linguistics Explicitly characterized by or having a particular linguistic feature. For example, girls is marked for plural in English, whereas sheep is not.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Having a visible or identifying mark.
- adj. Clearly evident; noticeable; conspicuous.
- adj. Of a word, form, or phoneme: distinguished by a positive feature.
- adj. singled out; suspicious; treated with hostility; the object of vengeance.
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of mark.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Designated or distinguished by, or as by, a mark; hence; noticeable; conspicuous
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Distinguishable, as if by means of a mark; plainly manifest; noticeable; outstanding; prominent.
- Subject to observation or notice; having notoriety, good or bad: as, his public spirit, or his suspicious conduct, makes him a marked man.
- In music, with emphasis; marcato.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. strongly marked; easily noticeable
- adj. singled out for notice or especially for a dire fate
- adj. having or as if having an identifying mark or a mark as specified; often used in combination
From mark (noun) + -ed (Wiktionary)
See mark (verb) (Wiktionary)