leisured

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adjective lei·sured \ ˈlē-zhərd , ˈle- , ˈlā- \

Definition of leisured

:having leisure :leisurely

First Known Use of leisured

1631


LEISURED Defined for English Language Learners

leisured

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Definition of leisured for English Language Learners

  • : not having to work : having leisure

  • : not hurried


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