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Princeton's WordNet

  1. removed(p)adjective

    separated in relationship by a given degree of descent

    "a cousin once removed"

  2. distant, remote, removedadjective

    separate or apart in time

    "distant events"; "the remote past or future"


  1. removedadjective

    Separated in time, space, or degree.

  2. removedadjective

    Of a different generation, older or younger

    Steve is my second cousin once removed.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Removedparticip. adj.

    Remote; separate from others.

    Etymology: from remove.

    Your accent is something finer, than you could purchase in so removed a dwelling. William Shakespeare, As You Like it.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Removed

    of Remove

  2. Removedadjective

    changed in place

  3. Removedadjective

    dismissed from office

  4. Removedadjective

    distant in location; remote

  5. Removedadjective

    distant by degrees in relationship; as, a cousin once removed

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'removed' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1726

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'removed' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3396

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of removed in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of removed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of removed in a Sentence

  1. Orrville Police Department:

    She was stuck in the drain, was safely removed and set free in a nearby creek, as you can see she was happy to be rescued.

  2. Gregory Aymond:

    His desecration of the altar was demonic, i am infuriated by his actions. When the details became clear, we had the altar removed and burned. I will consecrate a new altar tomorrow.

  3. Marco Respinti:

    One thousand people in Jesus Church, trying to defend their rights recognized by the state, removed and attacked in such a way, its really something that is kind of nightmare, and it doesnt point to nothing nice for believers, we think this is the beginning of the last step by the CCP in persecuting minorities and religious groups.

  4. Daniele Franco:

    We expect national unilateral taxes to be removed by 2024.

  5. Mark Ridley-Thomas:

    I am humbled by the support of my colleagues who did not rush to judgement and disappointed in those who did, eleven members of this Council have stripped the constituents of the 10th District of their representation, of their voice and of their right to the services that they deserve. They have removed from action a member — and his team — who together are among the most productive and effective advocates on the crisis of homelessness.

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