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Definition of "descried" [descried]

  • Simple past tense and past participle of descry. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "descried" in a sentence
  • "Till Britain's green hills were descried from the mast."
  • "In passing out of the belt of scrub into the openly timbered grassy flat of the river, Brown descried a kangaroo sitting in the shade of a large Bastard-box tree; it seemed to be so oppressed by the heat of the noonday sun as to take little notice of us, so that Brown was enabled to approach sufficiently near to shoot it."
  • "You may well ask how a self-descried conservative, Italian Catholic, traditional-family-values, anti-pornography candidate can come out in support of interspecies companionship."
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