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Definition of the adjective mired

What does mired mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. entangled or hindered as if e.g. in mire
    • example: brilliant leadership mired in details and confusion
    • synonym of mired: involved
    • similar: encumbered

Definition of the verb mired

What does mired mean as a doing word?


  1. past of mire


Mired: Contracted from the term micro reciprocal degree, the mired is a unit of measurement used to express color temperature.

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Google previewA new Law Dictionary ... to which is added an outline of an action at law and of a suit in equity, etc (1846)

by Henry James HOLTHOUSE

Mired actions are such as partake in ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry and the Allied Branches of Other Sciences (1882)

by Henry Watts

boils the finely divided alloy with rather strong sulphuric acid mired with hydrochloric ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Weights, Measures, and Units (2002)

by Donald Fenna

mired longitude along the Equator and equivalent elsewhere, particularly meridionally, approximately 1.85 km or 1.11 mi (essentially the 'geographic mile and lnautical mile). Also a minute of longitude along an identified parallel of latitude ...

Google previewBKSTS Illustrated Dictionary of Moving Image Technology (2013)

by Martin Uren

micro-reciprocal-degree: See mired. microsecond (μs): One millionth of a second. microwave: Electromagnetic waves used for ...

Google previewThe Imperial Dictionary (1861)

English, Technological, and Scientific by John Ogilvie

mired or mirt. [Sax. miscan; G. mischen; Port. merer, to stir, shake, mix; L. misceo, mirtum; Ir, measgadh; W. mysgu The Gr. 47 wa forms waka . These words seem to coincide with the Heb. and Ch. 72'2, masac, and Ar.

Google previewThe Imperial Dictionary, English, Technological, and Scientific (1853)

Adapted to the Present State of Literature, Science, and Art; on the Basis of Webster's English Dictionary ... Comprising All Words Purely English ... by John Ogilvie

mired or mirt. [ Sax. miscan; G. mischen; Port. norer, to stir, shake, mix; L. misceo, mirtum; Ir. measgadh; W. mysgu The Gr. oval forms aga. These words seem to coincide with the ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica (1817)

Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature ...

Uric acid and earthy phosphates intimately mired. —This species contains numerous varieties, from the different proportion of the constituent parts. Sometimes the uric acid and the earthy phosphates are arranged in layers so thin , that they are ...

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Goth culture, as mired in the past as it is, even it goes through changes, so Goth when I was growing up is not what it is now. When I think of Goth culture as it is at the moment I think of mall culture. (Jhonen Vasquez)
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Scrabble value of M3I1R1E1D2

The value of this 5-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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