What does winged mean?

Definitions for winged
wɪŋd; esp. Literary ˈwɪŋ ɪdwinged

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word winged.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wingedadjective

    having wings or as if having wings of a specified kind

    "the winged feet of Mercury";

  2. wingedadjective

    very fast; as if with wings

    "on winged feet"

Wiktionary

  1. wingedadjective

    Having wings

  2. wingedadjective

    Flying or soaring as if on wings.

  3. winged

    Swift.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Winged

    of Wing

  2. Wingedadjective

    furnished with wings; transported by flying; having winglike expansions

  3. Wingedadjective

    soaring with wings, or as if with wings; hence, elevated; lofty; sublime

  4. Wingedadjective

    swift; rapid

  5. Wingedadjective

    wounded or hurt in the wing

  6. Wingedadjective

    furnished with a leaflike appendage, as the fruit of the elm and the ash, or the stem in certain plants; alate

  7. Wingedadjective

    represented with wings, or having wings, of a different tincture from the body

  8. Wingedadjective

    fanned with wings; swarming with birds

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. winged

    In heraldry, represented with wings, or having wings, of a different color from the body.

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  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of winged in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of winged in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of winged in a Sentence

  1. Langston Hughes:

    Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.

  2. Christopher Jones:

    The [winged bulls] at Mosul were some of the few which remained in their original location where they stood 2,600 years ago, many others that were excavated are now in museums in Baghdad, London, Paris, New York or Chicago.

  3. William Blake:

    He who binds to himself a joy Does the winged life destroy But he who kisses the joy as it flies Lives in eternity's sun rise.

  4. Cortni Borgerson:

    You’ll be able to hear when you’re close, these cicadas live as nymphs underground for 17 years, and then tunnel up through the ground to the surface where they shed into their winged adult phase, living only 4-6 weeks. Cicada are tastiest in their teneral stage, which is right after they’ve shed into their adult forms, but are still pale while before their exoskeletons have hardened.

  5. National University:

    Rotary winged aircraft are significantly less efficient at generating lift compared to their fixed wing counterparts [so] a viable 100 per cent solar rotary aircraft that can take-off and land vertically remains a major engineering challenge to date.

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