Definition and Meanings for notched

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Notched is ranked 17,366 in the ranking of most used words in English

Part of Speech of notched

noun, transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun

Etymology of notched

akin to nock; cf. od. nock, osw. nocka. cf. nick a notch

Meaning of notched


as noun

  • a hollow cut in anything; a nick; an indentation.
  • a narrow passage between two elevations; a deep, close pass; a defile; as, the notch of a mountain.

as transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun

  • to cut or make notches in; to indent; also, to score by notches; as, to notch a stick.
  • to fit the notch of (an arrow) to the string.
  • No antonyms for notched

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