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decked


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Deck  \Deck\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Decked};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Decking}.]  [D.  dekken  to  cover;  akin  to  E.  thatch.  See 
  {Thatch}.] 
  1.  To  cover;  to  overspread. 
 
  To  deck  with  clouds  the  uncolored  sky.  --Milton. 
 
  2.  To  dress,  as  the  person;  to  clothe;  especially,  to  clothe 
  with  more  than  ordinary  elegance;  to  array;  to  adorn;  to 
  embellish. 
 
  Deck  thyself  now  with  majesty  and  excellency.  --Job 
  xl  10. 
 
  And  deck  my  body  in  gay  ornaments.  --Shak. 
 
  The  dew  with  spangles  decked  the  ground.  --Dryden. 
 
  3.  To  furnish  with  a  deck,  as  a  vessel. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  decked 
  adj  :  clothed  or  adorned  with  finery  [syn:  {adorned(p)},  {bedecked(p)}, 
  {decked(p)},  {decked  out(p)}] 




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