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Princeton's WordNet

  1. alteredadjective

    changed in form or character without becoming something else

    "the altered policy promised success"; "following an altered course we soon found ourselves back in civilization"; "he looked...with clouded eyes and with an altered manner of breathing"- Charles Dickens

  2. altered, neuteredadjective

    having testicles or ovaries removed

  3. adapted, alteredadjective

    changed in order to improve or made more fit for a particular purpose

    "seeds precisely adapted to the area"; "instructions altered to suit the children's different ages"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Altered

    of Alter

Freebase

  1. Altered

    Altered is a science fiction film that also contains elements of horror and was released straight-to-DVD in 2006. Altered was directed by Eduardo Sánchez, co-director of the box office success, The Blair Witch Project.

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British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'altered' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4809

Anagrams for altered »

  1. treadle

  2. alerted

  3. redealt

  4. related

  5. latered

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  1. Alex
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of altered in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of altered in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of altered in a Sentence

  1. Scotlands Andy Quay:

    The suspension and the throttle conversion had been altered - that was why it went flying.

  2. British Prime Minister David Cameron:

    We should be very clear that Vladimir Putin needs to know that unless his behavior changes, the sanctions we have in place won't be altered.

  3. Amesh Adalja:

    The risk-benefit calculation [of many medical procedures] could be altered if the rise in antibiotic resistance continues.

  4. James Scott:

    A single spear-phishing email carrying a slightly altered malware can bypass multi-million dollar enterprise security solutions if an adversary deceives a cyber-hygienically apathetic employee into opening the attachment or clicking a malicious link and thereby compromising the entire network.

  5. Alexis Carrel:

    If you make a habit of sincere prayer, your life will be very noticeably and profoundly altered. Prayer stamps with its indelible mark our actions and demeanor. A tranquility of bearing, a facial and bodily repose, are observed in those whose inner lives are thus enriched. . . . Properly understood, prayer is a mature activity indispensable to the fullest development of personality . . . . Only in prayer do we achieve that complete and harmonious assembly of body, mind and spirit which gives the frail human reed its unshakable strengths.

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