turreted

adjective
tur·​ret·​ed | \ ˈtər-ə-təd How to pronounce turreted (audio) , ˈtə-rə-, ˈtu̇r-ə-\

Definition of turreted

: furnished with or as if with turrets a turreted fortress

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Up above, a pair of turreted towers take in views of Mt. St. Helena. Los Angeles Times, "Hot Property: David Arquette to go a couple rounds in the real estate market," 20 July 2019 Rhoda meets Mary Richards, played by the show’s namesake, when Mary moves into the turreted Victorian house where Rhoda has fashioned a home in the attic, fringe beads tinkling in the doorway. Emily Langer, Washington Post, "Valerie Harper, actress beloved as the chronically single, irrepressibly funny Rhoda Morgenstern, dies at 80," 30 Aug. 2019 Up above, a pair of turreted towers take in views of Mt. St. Helena. Los Angeles Times, "Hot Property: David Arquette to go a couple rounds in the real estate market," 20 July 2019 Up above, a pair of turreted towers take in views of Mt. St. Helena. Los Angeles Times, "Hot Property: David Arquette to go a couple rounds in the real estate market," 20 July 2019 Up above, a pair of turreted towers take in views of Mt. St. Helena. Los Angeles Times, "Hot Property: David Arquette to go a couple rounds in the real estate market," 20 July 2019 Up above, a pair of turreted towers take in views of Mt. St. Helena. Los Angeles Times, "Hot Property: David Arquette to go a couple rounds in the real estate market," 20 July 2019 Up above, a pair of turreted towers take in views of Mt. St. Helena. Los Angeles Times, "Hot Property: David Arquette to go a couple rounds in the real estate market," 20 July 2019 Up above, a pair of turreted towers take in views of Mt. St. Helena. Jack Flemming, latimes.com, "Joe Montana’s 500-acre ranch relists for $20 million less in Calistoga," 12 July 2019

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First Known Use of turreted

circa 1550, in the meaning defined above

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