from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. having a blade; having the specified number of blades

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having a blade or blades.
  • adj. Divested of blades.
  • adj. Composed of long and narrow plates, shaped like the blade of a knife.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having a blade or blades, as a plant, a knife, etc.: as, “bladed grass,”
  • 1; “bladed field,”
  • Stripped of blades or leaves.
  • In mineralogy, composed of long and narrow plates like the blade of a knife: as, bladed structure.
  • In heraldry, used when the stalk or the blade of any kind of grain is borne of a color different from the ear or fruit: as, an ear of corn or, bladed vert.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. composed of thin flat plates resembling a knife blade
  • adj. bearing or characterized by a blade or sword; often used in combination
  • adj. having a blade or blades; often used in combination


Sorry, no etymologies found.


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  • Complainant 2 pulled away (or "bladed") by turning his right shoulder and arm away from the officer.

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