from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having an education, especially one above the average.
  • adj. Showing evidence of schooling, training, or experience.
  • adj. Having or exhibiting cultivation; cultured: an educated manner.
  • adj. Based on a certain amount of experience or factual knowledge: an educated guess.

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  • adj. Having attained a level of higher education, such as a college degree.
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of educate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Formed or developed by education.

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

  • adj. possessing an education (especially having more than average knowledge)
  • adj. characterized by full comprehension of the problem involved


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Educate + -ed.



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