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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Line, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Lined p. pr. & vb. n. Lining.]
 1. To cover the inner surface of; as, to line a cloak with silk or fur; to line a box with paper or tin.
    The inside lined with rich carnation silk.   --W. Browne.
 2. To put something in the inside of; to fill; to supply, as a purse with money.
    The charge amounteth very high for any one man's purse, except lined beyond ordinary, to reach unto.   --Carew.
    Till coffee has her stomach lined.   --Swift.
 3. To place persons or things along the side of for security or defense; to strengthen by adding anything; to fortify; as, to line works with soldiers.
 Line and new repair our towns of war
 With men of courage and with means defendant.   --Shak.
 4. To impregnate; -- applied to brute animals.
 Lined gold, gold foil having a lining of another metal.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: bordered by a line of things; "tree lined streets"
      2: (used especially of skin) marked by lines or seams; "their
         lined faces were immeasurably sad"; "a seamed face" [syn:
      3: having a lining or liner or a liner; often used in
         combination; "a lined skirt"; "a silk-lined jacket" [ant: