Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Composed of flags or sedge.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Made or composed of sedge.

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  • adjective Made or composed of sedge.

Etymologies

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sedge +‎ -ed

Examples

  • It seemed impossible that with one bound she could span that terrible place and reach the sedged morass beyond; and still more impossible that it should be done by the poor animal with heavy Dot in her pouch.

    Dot and the Kangaroo

  • Arnold in _The New Republic_, and who, after talking about "liberal air," "sedged brooks," and "meadow grass," admitted that it would be a dreadful bore to have no other society than the Clergyman of the parish, and no other topics of conversation than Justification by Faith and the measles.

    Fifteen Chapters of Autobiography

  • And what sedged brooks are Thames's tributaries; 110

    Matthew Arnold's Sohrab and Rustum and Other Poems

  • We have now ladies’ colleges, not in haunts remote from man, but by the sedged banks of Cam and Cherwell.

    Alfred Tennyson

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