Definition of marked
- marked playing cards
- has a marked drawl
- Winning the race made him a marked man.
- To his enemies, the rebel leader was a marked man.
- with most English nouns the plural is the marked number
He speaks with a marked accent.
There was a marked change in her attitude.
There's been a marked improvement in the weather.
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before 12th century
: having a mark or a particular kind of mark
: very noticeable
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