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Princeton's WordNet

  1. altered(adj)

    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, neutered(adj)

    having testicles or ovaries removed

  3. adapted, altered(adj)

    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

How to pronounce altered?

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How to say altered in sign language?

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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. Bill Schuette:

    There are some people who altered figures. There are some people who monkeyed with the figures, i think there was too much of an attitude of balance sheets and figures instead of safety and making sure the water system worked right. And that attitude I think was corrosive, as well, and I think far too prevalent.

  2. Luis Almagro:

    It is in keeping with these standards that we believe the constitutional order in Venezuela has been altered.

  3. Thomas Troward:

    It is an enduring truth, which can never be altered, that every infraction of the Law of nature must carry its punitive consequences with it. We can never get beyond that range of cause and effect.

  4. Christophe Snoeck:

    When it comes to light chemical elements( such as carbon and oxygen), these are heavily altered but for heavier elements such as strontium no alteration was observed, on the contrary, thanks to the high temperatures reached, the structure of the bone is modified and making the bone resistant to post-mortem exchanges with burial soil.

  5. Luis Almagro:

    Fundamental freedoms, human rights and democracy don't exist just when it's convenient. We are compelled to indicate problems wherever they may exist, especially so in a difficult context, it is in keeping with these standards that we believe the constitutional order in Venezuela has been altered.

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