Definitions for versedvɜrst

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. midazolam, Versed(adj)

    an injectable form of benzodiazepine (trade name Versed) useful for sedation and for reducing pain during uncomfortable medical procedures

  2. intimate, knowledgeable, versed(adj)

    thoroughly acquainted through study or experience

    "this girl, so intimate with nature"-W.H.Hudson; "knowledgeable about the technique of painting"- Herbert Read

Wiktionary

  1. versed(Adjective)

    knowledgeable or skilled, either through study or experience

Webster Dictionary

  1. Versed

    of Verse

  2. Versed(adj)

    acquainted or familiar, as the result of experience, study, practice, etc.; skilled; practiced

  3. Versed(adj)

    turned

  4. Origin: [L. versus turned, p. p. vertere. See 1st Versed.]

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Hillary Clinton:

    He is not well versed in the realities that he's talking about.

  2. Buddhist:

    ?Tis those who reverence the old That are the men versed in the Faith; Worthy of praise while in this life, And happy in the life to come.

  3. Pierce County Detective Ed Troyer:

    He is very versed in the criminal justice system and had plenty of opportunity to say something was wrong with him even after the hospital cleared him.

  4. Euripides:

    I have found power in the mysteries of thought, exaltation in the changing of the Muses I have been versed in the reasonings of men but Fate is stronger than anything I have known.

  5. Euripides, Alcestis, 438 B.C.:

    I have found power in the mysteries of thought,
    exaltation in the changing of the Muses;
    I have been versed in the reasonings of men;
    but Fate is stronger than anything I have known.


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