from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Having wings or winglike appendages.
- adj. Having wings of a specified kind. Often used in combination: broken-winged; large-winged.
- adj. Moving on or as if on wings; flying.
- adj. Soaring as if with wings; elevated or sublime.
- adj. Swift; fleet.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Having wings
- adj. Flying or soaring as if on wings.
- adj. Swift.
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of wing.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Furnished with wings; transported by flying; having winglike expansions.
- adj. Soaring with wings, or as if with wings; hence, elevated; lofty; sublime.
- adj. Swift; rapid.
- adj. Wounded or hurt in the wing.
- adj. Furnished with a leaflike appendage, as the fruit of the elm and the ash, or the stem in certain plants; alate.
- adj. Represented with wings, or having wings, of a different tincture from the body.
- adj. Fanned with wings; swarming with birds.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Having or wearing wings, in any sense: as, the winged horse (Pegasus); the winged god (Mercury); a winged (feathered) arrow; a winged ship.
- In heraldry, having wings.
- Specifically— Noting a bird when the wings are of a different tincture from the body.
- Noting an object not usually having wings: as, a winged column.
- In bot., anat., and conchology, alate; alated; having a part resembling or likened to a wing: as, a winged shell or bone; a winged seed. See cuts under sphenoid, wing-shell, and wing, n., 9 .
- Abounding with wings, and hence with birds; swarming with birds.
- Moving or passing on or as on wings; swift; rapid.
- Soaring; lofty; elevated; sublime.
- Disabled in the wing; having the wing broken.
- [l. c] See winged bull, above.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. very fast; as if with wings
- adj. having wings or as if having wings of a specified kind
wing (“noun”) + -ed (Wiktionary)
See wing (verb) (Wiktionary)