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


From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 winged /ˈwɪŋd, ˈwɪŋəd/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Wing v. t. [imp. & p. p. Winged p. pr. & vb. n. Winging.]
 1. To furnish with wings; to enable to fly, or to move with celerity.
    Who heaves old ocean, and whowings the storms.   --Pope.
    Living, to wing with mirth the weary hours.   --Longfellow.
 2. To supply with wings or sidepieces.
 The main battle, whose puissance on either side
 Shall be well winged with our chiefest horse.   --Shak.
 3. To transport by flight; to cause to fly.
 I, an old turtle,
 Will wing me to some withered bough.   --Shak.
 4. To move through in flight; to fly through.
 There's not an arrow wings the sky
 But fancy turns its point to him.   --Moore.
 5. To cut off the wings of or to wound in the wing; to disable a wing of; as, to wing a bird; also, [fig.] to wound the arm of a person.
 To wing a flight, to exert the power of flying; to fly.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Winged a.
 1. Furnished with wings; transported by flying; having winglike expansions.
 2. Soaring with wings, or as if with wings; hence, elevated; lofty; sublime.  [R.]
    How winged the sentiment that virtue is to be followed for its own sake.   --J. S. Harford.
 3. Swift; rapid.  “Bear this sealed brief with winged haste to the lord marshal.”
 4. Wounded or hurt in the wing.
 5. Bot. Furnished with a leaflike appendage, as the fruit of the elm and the ash, or the stem in certain plants; alate.
 6. Her. Represented with wings, or having wings, of a different tincture from the body.
 7. Fanned with wings; swarming with birds.  “The winged air darked with plumes.”

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: having or as if having wings; "the winged feet of Mercury";
             [ant: wingless]
      2: very fast; as if with wings; "on winged feet"