an injectable form of benzodiazepine (trade name Versed) useful for sedation and for reducing pain during uncomfortable medical procedures
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
knowledgeable or skilled, either through study or experience
acquainted or familiar, as the result of experience, study, practice, etc.; skilled; practiced
Origin: [L. versus turned, p. p. vertere. See 1st Versed.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
verst, adj. thoroughly acquainted, skilled (fol. by in): (math.) reversed.—adj. Versé (her.), reversed or turned in an unusual direction.—Also Renverse. [Fr. versé—L. versatus, pa.p. of versāri, to turn round.]
The numerical value of versed in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of versed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
He is not well versed in the realities that he's talking about.
?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.
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.
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.
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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