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Wordnet 3.0


1. separated in relationship by a given degree of descent;
- Example: "a cousin once removed"

2. separate or apart in time;
- Example: "distant events"
- Example: "the remote past or future"
[syn: distant, remote, removed]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Removed \Re*moved"\ (r?-m??vd"), a. 1. Changed in place. [1913 Webster] 2. Dismissed from office. [1913 Webster] 3. Distant in location; remote. "Something finer than you could purchase in so removed a dwelling." --Shak. [1913 Webster] 4. Distant by degrees in relationship; as, a cousin once removed. [1913 Webster] -- Re*mov"ed*ness (r?-m??v"?d-n?s), n. --Shak. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Remove \Re*move"\ (r?-m??v"), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Removed (-m??vd"); p. pr. & vb. n. Removing.] [OF. removoir, remouvoir, L. removere, remotum; pref. re- re- + movere to move. See Move.] 1. To move away from the position occupied; to cause to change place; to displace; as, to remove a building. [1913 Webster] Thou shalt not remove thy neighbor's landmark. --Deut. xix. 14. [1913 Webster] When we had dined, to prevent the ladies' leaving us, I generally ordered the table to be removed. --Goldsmith. [1913 Webster] 2. To cause to leave a person or thing; to cause to cease to be; to take away; hence, to banish; to destroy; to put an end to; to kill; as, to remove a disease. "King Richard thus removed." --Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. To dismiss or discharge from office; as, the President removed many postmasters. [1913 Webster] Note: See the Note under Remove, v. i. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

removed adj 1: separated in relationship by a given degree of descent; "a cousin once removed" 2: separate or apart in time; "distant events"; "the remote past or future" [syn: distant, remote, removed]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

140 Moby Thesaurus words for "removed": Olympian, alien, alienated, alone, aloof, apart, asunder, at a distance, away, backward, bashful, blank, chilled, chilly, cold, companionless, constrained, cool, detached, devious, disarticulated, disconnected, discreet, discrete, disengaged, disjoined, disjoint, disjointed, disjunct, dislocated, dispersed, disrelated, dissociated, distal, distant, disunited, divided, divorced, estranged, exclusive, exotic, expressionless, extraneous, far, far off, far-flung, far-off, faraway, forbidding, foreign, friendless, frigid, frosty, guarded, homeless, icy, impassive, impersonal, in a backwater, inaccessible, incommensurable, incomparable, independent, insular, interspaced, intervaled, introverted, irrelative, isolate, isolated, kithless, lone, lonely, lonesome, long-distance, long-range, modest, offish, other, out-of-the-way, out-of-the-world, outlandish, outlying, parted, quarantined, remote, repressed, reserved, restrained, reticent, retired, retiring, rootless, scattered, secluded, seclusive, secret, segregate, segregated, separate, separated, sequestered, set at intervals, shrinking, shut off, single-handed, solitary, solo, spaced, spaced out, standoff, standoffish, strange, subdued, suppressed, unabetted, unaccompanied, unaffable, unaffiliated, unaided, unallied, unapproachable, unassisted, unassociated, unattended, uncongenial, unconnected, undemonstrative, unescorted, unexpansive, unfrequented, ungenial, unrelatable, unrelated, unseconded, unsupported, unvisited, with an interval, with intervals, withdrawn