arched arched  /ˈɑrtʃt/


  1. (adj) constructed with or in the form of an arch or arches
  2. (adj) forming or resembling an arch



  1. Rainbow over Weymouth

    An early evening shower on June 12 produced a rainbow that arched over Weymouth.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Weymouth News

  2. Fishing with the Boys

    Croaker in the cooler makes for good eating at the table Dennis Doyle My young sons were doing their best to emulate my actions as we drifted bloodworms over a hard shell bottom in a gently moving tide that June evening. My one-ounce sinker sent a tic-tic-tic flicking up the line on my light casting outfit. The rod tip was twitching right in rhythm.     Harrison’s rod suddenly arched. He ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Bay Weekly

  3. New flowers blooming at Smiley Library in Redlands

    In front of the library's arched entrance, marigolds bloom orange and yellow. Redlands Horticultural and Improvement Society volunteers and A.K. Smiley Public Library staff replanted the flower bed Sunday.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Redlands Daily Facts


  1. "The 'Avenue,' so called by the Newbridge people, was a stretch of road four or five hundred yards long, completely arched over with huge, wide-spreading apple-trees, planted years ago by an eccentric old farmer," Montgomery writes. "Overhead...
    on Oct 2, 2008 By: Lucy Maud Montgomery Source: Kansas City Star

  2. "Diane and I talked about bringing some fun to Crystal," says Mendes. "We didn't want to vamp her out and make her this evil woman with an arched eyebrow. We wanted the audience to realize that she was actually just very desperate."
    on Sep 5, 2008 By: Eva Mendes Source: AZ

  3. Maya Plisetskaya, one of her former students, described her as "the first purely virtuoso ballerina to add new dimensions to the idea of virtuosity. She was the first who stood on point in arabesque with her back fully arched, dazzled with her regal...
    on Jun 12, 2010 By: Maya Plisetskaya Source: Cork Student News

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