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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scaly, scaley, scaledadjective

    having the body covered or partially covered with thin horny plates, as some fish and reptiles

  2. scaledadjective

    (used of armor) having overlapping metal plates attached to a leather backing

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Scaledadjective

    Squamous; having scales like fishes.

    Etymology: from scale.

    Half my Egypt was submerg’d, and made
    A cistern for scal’d snakes. William Shakespeare, Ant and Cleopat.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Scaled

    of Scale

  2. Scaledadjective

    covered with scales, or scalelike structures; -- said of a fish, a reptile, a moth, etc

  3. Scaledadjective

    without scales, or with the scales removed; as, scaled herring

  4. Scaledadjective

    having feathers which in form, color, or arrangement somewhat resemble scales; as, the scaled dove

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  1. clades

  2. decals

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of scaled in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of scaled in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of scaled in a Sentence

  1. Rian Whitton:

    That was quite a slam dunk, they scaled it very impressively and in a short period of time.

  2. Oliver Cameron:

    It's a massive achievement, there is a question mark about if the approach can be cost effectively scaled across the country and the world.

  3. Mark Herring:

    Although the new order appears to be significantly scaled back, it still sends a horrible message to the world, to Muslim-Americans, and to minority communities across the country, without any demonstrable benefit to national security.

  4. Arzu Azimov:

    It's difficult to expand when everyone is growing. In a situation when there are more opportunities left (as others have scaled back) and with current market volatility ... with higher risk, the trading companies that can manage risk are stepping in, it was not the original intention, but people say we're moving towards becoming a merchant trading house.

  5. Steven Mnuchin:

    My guess is if we do continue it, it will be in a scaled-back version.

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    the act of passing from one state or place to the next
    • A. disguise
    • B. transition
    • C. rapture
    • D. bowel

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