from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having a lining, an inner layer or covering.
  • adj. Having lines, ruled.
  • adj. Having visible lines or wrinkles.
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of line.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. furnished with items in a line or as if in a line.
  • adj. having visible lines; -- used especially of skin. Contrasted to smooth.
  • adj. having a lining or a liner; often used in combination. Opposite of unlined.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as lineate.
  • Having a lining.
  • Impregnated. See line, verb, 4.
  • Supplied with money.

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

  • adj. bordered by a line of things
  • adj. (used especially of skin) marked by lines or seams
  • adj. having a lining or a liner; often used in combination


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  • In heraldry, denoting a line attached to the collar of a blazoned animal; or noting that the exposed lining of a cloak or other garment is of a different tincture.

    December 8, 2012