toothed

adjective \ ˈtütht , uncompounded also ˈtü-thəd \
Updated on: 7 Nov 2017

Definition of toothed

:having teeth especially of a specified kind or number often used in combination
  • fine-toothed

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First Known Use of toothed

14th century


TOOTHED Defined for English Language Learners

toothed

adjective

Definition of toothed for English Language Learners

  • : having teeth : having teeth of a specified kind


TOOTHED Defined for Kids

toothed

adjective \ ˈtütht \

Definition of toothed for Students

:having or showing teeth especially of a particular kind
  • sharp-toothed

Medical Dictionary

toothed

adjective \ ˈtütht also ˈtü-thəd \

medical Definition of toothed

1 :having teeth especially of an indicated kind or number
  • small-toothed individuals
2 :having pointed projections on the margin or surface

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