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Wordnet 3.0


1. equipped with or connected by gears or having gears engaged;

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Gear \Gear\ (g[=e]r) v. t. [imp. & p. p. Geared (g[=e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. Gearing.] 1. To dress; to put gear on; to harness. [1913 Webster] 2. (Mach.) To provide with gearing. [1913 Webster] 3. To adapt toward some specific purpose; as, they geared their advertising for maximum effect among teenagers. [PJC] Double geared, driven through twofold compound gearing, to increase the force or speed; -- said of a machine. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

geared adj 1: equipped with or connected by gears or having gears engaged [ant: ungeared]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

33 Moby Thesaurus words for "geared": a propos, ad rem, adapted, applicable, apposite, appropriate, apropos, apt, becoming, befitting, dovetailing, felicitous, fit, fitted, fitting, happy, just right, likely, meshing, on the button, opportune, pat, qualified, relevant, right, seasonable, sortable, suitable, suited, suiting, tailored, to the point, to the purpose