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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Anchoredparticipial adj.

    Held by the anchor.

    Etymology: from To anchor.

    Like a well twisted cable, holding fast
    The anchor’d vessel in the loudest blast. Edmund Waller.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Anchored

    of Anchor

  2. Anchoredadjective

    held by an anchor; at anchor; held safely; as, an anchored bark; also, shaped like an anchor; forked; as, an anchored tongue

  3. Anchoredadjective

    having the extremities turned back, like the flukes of an anchor; as, an anchored cross

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. anchored

    Held by the anchor; also the act of having cast anchor.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of anchored in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of anchored in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of anchored in a Sentence

  1. Pete Buttigieg:

    My generation is the generation that experienced school shootings beginning when I was in high school, the generation that fought in the post-9/11 wars, the first generation to have to deal with the reality of climate change, and the first generation not to be better off than our parents materially - if nothing changes, only a forward focus - untethered from the politics of the past and anchored by our shared values - can change our national politics and our nation's future.

  2. Mehmet Simsek:

    Europe needs Turkey if it wants to have a stronger say in international affairs in this geography, if it wants energy supply security, if it wants even overall security, it is in our interests to remain anchored to Europe, and it is in Europe’s interests to keep Turkey firmly anchored to Europe.

  3. Dubai Media Office:

    A fire has been reported to have broken out in a container within a ship anchored in Jebel Ali Port. A Dubai Civil Defense team is working to put out the blaze.

  4. Naeem Aslam:

    The bias could be skewed towards the downside and most of the bets may also be anchored towards this direction.

  5. Jessica Todd Harper:

    One is to convey that stage in life when you're anchored to the home with young children, it also references how the home is the first stage in which children learn how to live in every situation. In my particular pictures, many of them have a stage-like quality. There's reference to tableau vivant of the past, these constructed images.

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    not transmitting or reflecting light or radiant energy; impenetrable to sight
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