Definition of Trenched
1. Verb. (past of trench) ¹
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Definition of Trenched
1. trench [v] - See also: trench
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Literary usage of Trenched
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Forester: A Practical Treatise on British Forestry and Arboriculture for by John Nisbet (1905)
"Simple trenched Hedge.—Another and cheaper method, only suitable for dry or ... The ground should be trenched 4 ft. wide by 2 ft. deep along the required ..."
2. An Introduction to Geology by William Berryman Scott (1914)
"Alluvial cone, trenched by stream, with secondary cone below. (USGS) arid basins, without outlet, it may accumulate very great thicknesses of river-made ..."
3. A Dictionary of Archaic and Provincial Words, Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs by James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps (1889)
"It means more than smeared, and refers to the clotted, matted blood of Banquo, who had " twenty trenched gashes on his head." In the two early instances of ..."
4. Dictionary of Obsolete and Provincial English: Containing Words from the by Thomas Wright (1904)
"These round hills and square lawns, which you see so strongly trenched and thrown up. were at first ordained thnt people might assemble themselves therein. ..."
5. A Glossary: Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and Allusions to by Robert Nares (1859)
"In the sense of pressure, Shakespeare had accented it differently : This weak impress ol love is ад a figure trenched iu ice. 2V» Gent., iii, 2. ..."
6. A Glossary; Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and Allusions to by Robert Nares, James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, Thomas Wright (1867)
"... of love il at a figure trenched in ice. Tico 6e*l., iii, 2. tMy former fruités were lovely ladies three, Now of three lords to Ulke is Londons glee. ..."
7. A Glossary: Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and Allusions to by Robert Nares, James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, Thomas Wright (1901)
"This weak impress of IOTC U as i figure trenched in ice. T>co Gmi-. fa. i tMy former fruites were lovely ladies three, ..."