pixilated

adjective
pix·​i·​lat·​ed | \ ˈpik-sə-ˌlā-təd How to pronounce pixilated (audio) \
variants: or less commonly pixillated

Definition of pixilated

1 : somewhat unbalanced mentally also : bemused
2 : whimsical pixilated pleasures

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Other Words from pixilated

pixilation \ ˌpik-​sə-​ˈlā-​shən How to pronounce pixilation (audio) \ noun

Examples of pixilated in a Sentence

a pixilated waitress who couldn't seem to get anything straight

First Known Use of pixilated

1848, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for pixilated

irregular from pixie

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The first known use of pixilated was in 1848

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“Pixilated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pixilated. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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