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Wordnet 3.0


1. aged or processed;
- Example: "seasoned wood"

2. rendered competent through trial and experience;
- Example: "a seasoned traveler"
- Example: "veteran steadiness"
- Example: "a veteran officer"
[syn: seasoned, veteran(a)]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Season \Sea"son\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Seasoned; p. pr. & vb. n. Seasoning.] 1. To render suitable or appropriate; to prepare; to fit. [1913 Webster] He is fit and seasoned for his passage. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To fit for any use by time or habit; to habituate; to accustom; to inure; to ripen; to mature; as, to season one to a climate. [1913 Webster] 3. Hence, to prepare by drying or hardening, or removal of natural juices; as, to season timber. [1913 Webster] 4. To fit for taste; to render palatable; to give zest or relish to; to spice; as, to season food. [1913 Webster] 5. Hence, to fit for enjoyment; to render agreeable. [1913 Webster] You season still with sports your serious hours. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] The proper use of wit is to season conversation. --Tillotson. [1913 Webster] 6. To qualify by admixture; to moderate; to temper. "When mercy seasons justice." --Shak. [1913 Webster] 7. To imbue; to tinge or taint. "Who by his tutor being seasoned with the love of the truth." --Fuller. [1913 Webster] Season their younger years with prudent and pious principles. --Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster] 8. To copulate with; to impregnate. [R.] --Holland. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

seasoned adj 1: aged or processed; "seasoned wood" [ant: unseasoned] 2: rendered competent through trial and experience; "a seasoned traveler"; "veteran steadiness"; "a veteran officer" [syn: seasoned, veteran(a)]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

90 Moby Thesaurus words for "seasoned": acclimated, acclimatized, accommodated, accustomed, adapted, adjusted, aged, blase, brisk, burning, case-hardened, conditioned, cosmopolitan, cosmopolite, curried, developed, established, experienced, familiarized, full-blown, full-fledged, full-grown, fully developed, habituated, hardened, hedged, hedged about, high-seasoned, hot, hot as pepper, in full bloom, inured, knowing, leavened, limited, lively, long-standing, maturated, mature, matured, mellow, mellowed, mitigated, modified, modulated, naturalized, nippy, not born yesterday, old, old-time, orientated, oriented, peppery, practical, practiced, prepared, qualified, racy, restricted, ripe, ripened, run-in, sagacious, skilled, snappy, softened, sophisticated, spiced, spicy, steeled, tangy, tempered, toughened, trained, tried, tried and true, used to, versed, vet, veteran, well-versed, with a kick, wont, wonted, world-wise, worldly, worldly-wise, zestful, zesty, zippy