serried


ser·ried

adjective \ˈser-ēd\

: crowded or pressed together

Full Definition of SERRIED

1
:  crowded or pressed together :  compact <the crowd collected in a serried mass — W. S. Maugham>
2
[by alteration] :  marked by ridges :  serrate <the serried contours of the…mountains — American Guide Series: Oregon>
ser·ried·ly adverb
ser·ried·ness noun

Examples of SERRIED

  1. Flowers came up every spring in their serried ranks.
  2. <a sterile subdivision with serried rows of cookie-cutter houses>

First Known Use of SERRIED

1667

Rhymes with SERRIED

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