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a marked man/woman

Definition of a marked man/woman

  1. 1 :  someone who is famous or who gets a lot of attention <Winning the race made him a marked man.> <As the front-runner, the candidate has become a marked woman.>

  2. 2 :  someone who is not liked or trusted or who is in danger of being harmed <His unpopular ideas made him a marked man at work.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  having an identifying mark

    :  having a distinctive or emphasized character

    :  enjoying fame or notoriety

  1. :  an individual human

    :  an adult male human

    :  husband

  1. :  to supply with people (as for service)

    :  to station members of a ship's crew at

    :  to serve in the force or complement of

  1. : manual

  1. :  an adult female person

    :  womankind

    :  distinctively feminine nature :  womanliness

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of a yellow-green or bluish-gray color

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