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  3  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Winged  \Winged\,  a. 
  1.  Furnished  with  wings;  transported  by  flying;  having 
  winglike  expansions. 
  2.  Soaring  with  wings,  or  as  if  with  wings;  hence  elevated; 
  lofty;  sublime.  [R.] 
  How  winged  the  sentiment  that  virtue  is  to  be 
  followed  for  its  own  sake.  --J.  S. 
  3.  Swift;  rapid.  ``Bear  this  sealed  brief  with  winged  haste 
  to  the  lord  marshal.''  --Shak. 
  4.  Wounded  or  hurt  in  the  wing. 
  5.  (Bot.)  Furnished  with  a  leaflike  appendage,  as  the  fruit 
  of  the  elm  and  the  ash,  or  the  stem  in  certain  plants; 
  6.  (Her.)  Represented  with  wings,  or  having  wings,  of  a 
  different  tincture  from  the  body. 
  7.  Fanned  with  wings;  swarming  with  birds.  ``The  winged  air 
  darked  with  plumes.''  --Milton. 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Wing  \Wing\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Winged};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  1.  To  furnish  with  wings;  to  enable  to  fly,  or  to  move  with 
  Who  heaves  old  ocean,  and  whowings  the  storms. 
  Living,  to  wing  with  mirth  the  weary  hours. 
  2.  To  supply  with  wings  or  sidepieces. 
  The  main  battle,  whose  puissance  on  either  side 
  Shall  be  well  winged  with  our  chiefest  horse. 
  3.  To  transport  by  flight;  to  cause  to  fly. 
  I,  an  old  turtle,  Will  wing  me  to  some  withered 
  bough.  --Shak. 
  4.  To  move  through  in  flight;  to  fly  through 
  There's  not  an  arrow  wings  the  sky  But  fancy  turns 
  its  point  to  him  --Moore. 
  5.  To  cut  off  the  wings  of  to  wound  in  the  wing;  to  disable 
  a  wing  of  as  to  wing  a  bird. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  adj  1:  having  or  as  if  having  wings;  "the  winged  feet  of  Mercury"; 
  [ant:  {wingless}] 
  2:  very  fast  as  if  with  wings;  "on  winged  feet" 

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