Definition of Torpedoed

1. Verb. (past of torpedo) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Torpedoed

1. torpedo [v] - See also: torpedo

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Torpedoed

toroth
torous
torovirus
torovirus infections
torpedinous
torpedo
torpedo-boat destroyer
torpedo boat
torpedo boats
torpedo bomber
torpedo punt
torpedo punts
torpedo roll
torpedo rolls
torpedo tube
torpedoed (current term)
torpedoes
torpedoing
torpedolike
torpedos
torpefied
torpefies
torpefy
torpent
torpescence
torpid
torpidities
torpidity
torpidly
torpidness

Literary usage of Torpedoed

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1. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1920)
"Similar action off Schouwen Bank; one British destroyer torpedoed. ... Seven Dutch ships torpedoed outside of Fal- mouth; three sunk. * 25. ..."

2. New York Times Current History (1919)
"The Italian cargo carrier Alberto Trêves was torpedoed 300 miles off the ... The Irish mall boat Leinster was torpedoed in the Irish Channel Oct. 10, ..."

3. The New York Times Current History (1918)
"1918, torpedoed and sunk seventy miles off the Irish Coast, ... It was torpedoed off the Irish coast, with a loss of eleven members of the crew but no other ..."

4. Information Annual (1916)
"The Laila, Norwegian, was torpedoed Apr 30. (All saved.) The following merchantmen were torpedoed by the Germans in the waters around Great Britain during ..."

5. Handbook of the War for Readers, Speakers and Teachers by Albert Bushnell Hart, National Security League, Arthur Oncken Lovejoy (1918)
"British ship Persia, believed to have been torpedoed; sunk December 30, ... British ship Englishman, torpedoed March 27, 1916; 6 Americans lost (1 more ..."

6. America's Case Against Germany by Lindsay Rogers (1917)
"British ship Armenian, torpedoed June 28, 1915 (ordered to stop; ... British ship Persia, believed to have been torpedoed; sunk December 30, ..."

7. America at War: A Handbook of Patriotic Education References by Albert Bushnell Hart, National Security League (1918)
"British ship Armenian, torpedoed June 28, 1915 (ordered to stop; ... British ship Persia, believed to have been torpedoed; sunk December 30, ..."

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