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Princeton's WordNet

  1. canned, transcribedadjective

    recorded for broadcast

    "a transcribed announcement"; "canned laughter"

  2. canned, tinnedadjective

    sealed in a can or jar


  1. cannedadjective

    Recorded; in contrast with live; -- used of sound or video broadcasts.


  1. cannedadjective

    Preserved in cans.

    canned tomatoes

  2. cannedadjective


  3. cannedadjective

    Previously prepared; not fresh or new; standardized, mass produced, or lacking originality or customization.

    The form letter included a canned answer stating that what I asked was against policy.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Canned

    of Can

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Canned in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Canned in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Canned in a Sentence

  1. Jovelyn Paloma Sayson:

    We had nothing to eat, someone gave us sliced bread, and canned goods. Even though we are poor, we have a party every Christmas.

  2. Aleister Crowley:

    If one had to worry about one's actions in respect of other people's ideas, one might as well be buried alive in an antheap or married to an ambitious violinist. Whether that man is the prime minister, modifying his opinions to catch votes, or a bourgeois in terror lest some harmless act should be misunderstood and outrage some petty convention, that man is an inferior man and I do not want to have anything to do with him any more than I want to eat canned salmon.

  3. Alyssa Pike:

    Though it might look a little different than normal, it's possible to eat healthfully when stuck at home, choosing shelf-stable foods like canned goods, pastas, rice and legumes and utilizing your freezer -- [ where ] you can store breads, meats, vegetables, fruits and more -- are great ways to ensure you have a nice variety when your trips to the grocery store are limited.

  4. Shea Wilkes:

    We were all hoping that Trump would make an example of him, they don’t fire anybody here, but they just canned this guy.

  5. Jeb Bush:

    When you repeat something over and over again, that's basically a canned phrase and it validates a belief you're not ready to be president.

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  • пиян, консервиранBulgarian
  • konserviert, DoseGerman
  • EnlatadoSpanish
  • säilyke-, kännissä, humalassa, tölkki-, purkitettuFinnish
  • conserve, boîteFrench
  • 缶, 缶詰Japanese
  • conservatRomanian
  • банка, бухой, заготовленный, консервированный, пьяный, записанный, записьRussian

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