Search Result for "arrayed":
1. in ceremonial attire and paraphernalia;
- Example: "professors arrayed in robes"
[syn: arrayed, panoplied]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Array \Ar*ray"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Arrayed; p. pr. & vb. n. Arraying.] [OE. araien, arraien, fr. OE. arraier, arreier, arreer, arroier, fr. arrai. See Array, n.] 1. To place or dispose in order, as troops for battle; to marshal. [1913 Webster] By torch and trumpet fast arrayed, Each horseman drew his battle blade. --Campbell. [1913 Webster] These doubts will be arrayed before their minds. --Farrar. [1913 Webster] 2. To deck or dress; to adorn with dress; to cloth to envelop; -- applied esp. to dress of a splendid kind. [1913 Webster] Pharaoh . . . arrayed him in vestures of fine linen. --Gen. xli.?. [1913 Webster] In gelid caves with horrid gloom arrayed. --Trumbull. [1913 Webster] 3. (Law) To set in order, as a jury, for the trial of a cause; that is, to call them man by man. --Blackstone. [1913 Webster] To array a panel, to set forth in order the men that are impaneled. --Cowell. --Tomlins. [1913 Webster] Syn: To draw up; arrange; dispose; set in order. [1913 Webster]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
arrayed adj 1: in ceremonial attire and paraphernalia; "professors arrayed in robes" [syn: arrayed, panoplied]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
71 Moby Thesaurus words for "arrayed": aligned, appareled, armed, arranged, assorted, attired, battled, bedecked, breeched, capped, categorized, chausse, clad, classified, cloaked, clothed, coifed, composed, constituted, costumed, decked, deployed, dight, disguised, disposed, dressed, embattled, endued, engaged, fixed, garbed, garmented, gowned, graded, grouped, habilimented, habited, harmonized, hooded, in battle array, invested, liveried, mantled, marshaled, methodized, normalized, ordered, orderly, organized, pantalooned, placed, raimented, ranged, ranked, regularized, regulated, rigged out, robed, routinized, shod, shoed, sorted, standardized, synchronized, systematized, tired, togged, tricked out, trousered, vested, vestmentedThe Devil's Dictionary (1881-1906):
ARRAYED, pp. Drawn up and given an orderly disposition, as a rioter hanged to a lamppost.