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Meaning of "greaved" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GREAVED

greaved  [ɡriːvd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GREAVED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Greaved is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES GREAVED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of greaved in the English dictionary

The definition of greaved in the dictionary is wearing greaves.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GREAVED


aggrieved
əˈɡriːvd
bereaved
bɪˈriːvd
ill-conceived
ˌɪlkənˈsiːvd
leaved
liːvd
long-sleeved
ˌlɒŋˈsliːvd
misconceived
ˌmɪskənˈsiːvd
peeved
piːvd
perceived
pəˈsiːvd
preconceived
ˌpriːkənˈsiːvd
received
rɪˈsiːvd
relieved
rɪˈliːvd
shirtsleeved
ˈʃɜːtˌsliːvd
short-sleeved
ˌʃɔːtˈsliːvd
unachieved
ˌʌnəˈtʃiːvd
unconceived
ˌʌnkənˈsiːvd
unperceived
ˌʌnpəˈsiːvd
unreceived
ˌʌnrɪˈsiːvd
unrelieved
ˌʌnrɪˈliːvd
unreprieved
ˌʌnrɪˈpriːvd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GREAVED

greater periwinkle
greater pichiciego
greater sand eel
greater scaup
greater spearwort
greater spotted dogfish
greater spotted woodpecker
Greater Sunda Islands
greater weever
greatest
greatest common divisor
greatest happiness principle
greatheartedly
greatly
greatness
Greats
greave
greaves
grebe
grece

WORDS THAT END LIKE GREAVED

architraved
broad-leaved
depraved
engraved
ill-behaved
paved
undepraved
unenslaved
unpaved
unsaved
unshaved
well-behaved

Synonyms and antonyms of greaved in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «greaved» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GREAVED

Find out the translation of greaved to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of greaved from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «greaved» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

greaved
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

grebas
570 millions of speakers

English

greaved
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

greaved
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

greaved
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

greaved
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

greaved
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

greaved
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

greaved
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Berani
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

greaved
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

greaved
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

greaved
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Greaved
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

greaved
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

greaved
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गाढवाचे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

greaved
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

greaved
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

greaved
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

greaved
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

greaved
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

greaved
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

greaved
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

greaved
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

greaved
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of greaved

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GREAVED»

The term «greaved» is normally little used and occupies the 133.892 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GREAVED» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about greaved

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GREAVED»

Discover the use of greaved in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to greaved and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Argument of the Action: Essays on Greek Poetry and ...
The Trojans are tamers of horses as the Achaeans are well-greaved; but the epithets are not of the same order. If you see the Trojans, you cannot tell they train horses; if you see the Achaeans, you know they are well-greaved. They appear ...
Seth Benardete, Ronna Burger, Michael Davis, 2000
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The Winthrop Papers
this mailer (a thinge that when I have heard of it els- whear in speaches and letters hath greaved me) by assum- inge (for that must be granted you) that thear is the like cal from God for your goinge to that part of America and fixinge thear, that ...
‎1871
3
Collections of the Massachusetts Historical Society
this maner (a thinge that when I have heard of it els- whear in speaches and letters hath greaved me) by assum- inge (for that must be granted you) that thear is the like cal from God for your goinge to that part of America and fixinge thear, that ...
‎1871
4
The Iliad
Awe now held the beholders, horse-breaking Trojans and well-greaved Akhaians . Both men stood together in space that was measured, shaking their spears and showing rage at each other. First Alexandros hurled his long-shafted spear and ...
Erwin Cook, 2012
5
Porphyry's Homeric Questions on the Iliad: Text, ...
[5] Hence some thought fit to put these words in front, "but for a time [sc. being inside they incited] the well-greaved Achaeans" (//. 12.141-42), so that the sequence is such: and at the gates they found two very brave men, high-spirited sons of ...
Porphyry, John A. MacPhail, 2011
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Porphyry's "Homeric Questions" on the "Iliad": Text, ...
[5] Hence some thought fit to put these words in front, “but for a time [sc. being inside they incited] the well-greaved Achaeans” (Il. 12.141-42), so that the sequence is such: and at the gates they found two very brave men, high-spirited sons of ...
John A. MacPhail Jr., 2010
7
The Early Age of Greece
On the other hand, the Homeric Acheans are above all things ' well-greaved ' ( fvKirrjfiiBe<:). Forty times are they so termed in the Iliad, and in one passage1 they are called ' bronze- greaved ' (^aX/ro/tio;/itSe? 'A^atot'). Achilles had greaves of ...
8
A Pioneer Songster: Texts from the Stevens-Douglass ...
To think how he had greaved her he greaved her heart full sore To think how once he loved her and now heed served her so He dressed himself in scarlet clothes and back to her he came With ajoyfull resolution to comfort her again 8. Saying ...
Harold W. Thompson, Edith E. Cutting, 2010
9
The Iliad
And Agamemnon made the well-greaved Achaeans sit down too, and Athena and Apollo of the silver bow settled themselves too, taking on the likeness of vultures, and perching on a tall oak tree that was sacred to father Zeus who wears the ...
Anthony Verity, 2011
10
Life and Letters of John Winthrop: Governor of the ...
... lett our frendes thear be judges be- tweene vs, wheather this be not a taking of Godes name in vayne, to misaply scriptures in this mauer (a thinge that when I have heard of it elswhear in speaehes and letters hath greaved me) by assuminge ...
Robert Charles Winthrop, John Winthrop, 1869

4 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GREAVED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term greaved is used in the context of the following news items.
1
The sad song of the dispirited yacht executive
... interests are drowning out the voice of the little guy,” one railroad tycoon confided, nudging his polo pony gently with one gold-greaved calf. «Washington Post, Mar 15»
2
Pros and cons of UH's newly built football stadium
There were no well-greaved Aechaens awaiting us, but it did rain. When you're on the verge of a stage-three drought, that's kind of epic. «Victoria Advocate, Sep 14»
3
Machete attack case ends as a mistrial
The trial of a man charged with a machete attack ended yesterday after Puisne Judge Carlisle Greaved declared a mistrial. Ahijah Dill, 27, has ... «Royal Gazette, Oct 12»
4
The Rich and the Bloody
... a shore of ?chariots shields greaved muscled legs / horses rearing Beauty! flesh before gangrene.? Here, Rich deftly evokes the confusion of ... «Forward, Apr 11»

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