sealed


sealed
adjective
1. established irrevocably
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his fate is sealed

Syn: ↑certain
Ant: ↑unsealed
2. closed or secured with or as if with a seal
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my lips are sealed

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the package is still sealed

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the premises are sealed

Ant: ↑unsealed
Similar to: ↑unopened
See Also: ↑closed
3. undisclosed for the time being
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sealed orders

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a sealed move in chess

Similar to: ↑concealed
4. determined irrevocably
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his fate is sealed

Similar to: ↑irrevocable, ↑irrevokable
5. having been paved
Similar to: ↑paved
6. covered with a waterproof coating
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a sealed driveway

Similar to: ↑covered
7. (of walls) covered with a coat of plaster
Syn: ↑plastered
Similar to: ↑covered

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • sealed — [si:ld] adj 1.) shut or protected with something that prevents air, water etc from getting in or out ▪ a sealed container 2.) sealed documents are closed so that they can only be read by a certain person or at a certain time ▪ Sealed bids… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sealed — [ sild ] adjective * closed with a lid, cover, etc. so that nothing can get in or out: a sealed box/bag/envelope …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • sealed — sealed; un·sealed; …   English syllables

  • sealed — index blind (impassable), impervious, necessary (inescapable), undisclosed Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • sealed — Authenticated by a seal; executed by the affixing of a seal @ sealed and delivered These words, followed by the signatures of the witnesses, constitute the usual formula for the attestation of conveyances @ sealed bid @ sealed instrument An… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Sealed — Seal Seal, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sealed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sealing}.] [OE. selen; cf. OF. seeler, seieler, F. sceller, LL. sigillare. See {Seal} a stamp.] 1. To set or affix a seal to; hence, to authenticate; to confirm; to ratify; to establish;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sealed (up) — mod. settled; secured; cinched. □ The matter was sealed by Monday morning. □ The contract was sealed up just in time …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • sealed — adj. Sealed is used with these nouns: ↑bid, ↑container, ↑envelope, ↑jar, ↑lid, ↑order, ↑tube …   Collocations dictionary

  • sealed — Synonyms and related words: able, accepted, acknowledged, admitted, affirmed, agreed, airtight, allowed, approved, arranged, auricular, authenticated, avowed, between us, certified, close, compact, compacted, conceded, confessed, confidential,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • sealed — adjective shut with something that prevents air, water etc from getting in or out: Keep all dressings in a sealed sterile pack …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English


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