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Definition of "moated" [moated]

  • Surrounded with a moat (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "moated" in a sentence
  • "Our thoughts have come down so low from the lofty donjon with the vision of which we set out that we begin to think of the smaller kind of moated houses in our own land."
  • "And as for the squire in the moated country house, or the headmaster … It seems to me that Upward took a conscious decision to rid himself of this hedonism and to become a fiction writer with a mission."
  • "The last stronghold of the Druids, it was also rich in history and lore, from its moated, thirteenth-century Beaumaris Castle to its Tudor pubs and Georgian mansions."
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