Definitions

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  • adj. Affected or tainted with leprosy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Affected or tainted with leprosy.

Etymologies

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leper +‎ -ed

Examples

  • Soothe me of those rotten diseases I caught in Thai raw eyes, lepered feet, HIV.

    WOMAN DISPOSED OF

  • Jesus fell in love with them at first sight, as they did with him, which was lucky, because his quarters were in the actually stables along side his noble four lepered friends.

    A Spaniard in the Works

  • Nights in the swamp were dark and star-lepered-our island was thirty-odd miles off the grid of mainland lights-and although your naked eye could easily find the ball of Venus and the sapphire hairs of the Pleiades, our mother's body was just lines, a smudge against the palm trees.

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