removed

adjective

Definition of removed

  1. 1 a :  distant in degree of relationship b :  of a younger or older generation <a second cousin's child is a second cousin once removed>

  2. 2 :  separate or remote in space, time, or character

Examples of removed in a sentence

  1. We're looking for an apartment somewhat removed from the noise of downtown.

  2. The child of your first cousin is your first cousin once removed.

Circa 1548

First Known Use of removed

circa 1548



REMOVED Defined for English Language Learners

removed

adjective

Definition of removed for English Language Learners

  • : away from something

  • : of a younger or older generation



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