lined lined  /ˈlaɪnd/


  1. (adj) bordered by a line of things
  2. (adj) (used especially of skin) marked by lines or seams
  3. (adj) having a lining or a liner; often used in combination


  1. The rock sides of the tunnel were lined with a mesh of steel bars and girders.
  2. In a transplant first, doctors in Spain gave Claudia Lorena Castillo Sanchez, 30, a new windpipe, constructed from a donor trachea lined with Sanchez's own stem cells.
  3. The networks would run nonstop coverage; a million people lined the streets for the procession from the White House to the Cathedral.


  1. Lap of silence at velodrome honors Dunn

    Forty-four cyclists lined up single file against the front straightaway rail Tuesday night at the San Diego Velodrome. Then one by one they pushed off, no one uttering a word.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: U-T San Diego

  2. Christmas in DeSoto

    Hundreds lined the streets in Southaven, Olive Branch and Hernando this past weekend and Monday to watch a bevy of beauties, marching bands, antique cars and brightly-colored floats pass by during annual Christmas parades in those cities.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: DeSoto Times-Tribune

  3. Bruce Jenkins: Impact of innovation, technology forces sport of tennis to evolve

    The halls of Wimbledon are lined with history: compelling photographs of past champions in their glory, rising to stardom at the world's most prestigious tournament. There's a thread of continuity to these museum pieces, particularly the grass surface and cherished landmarks in the background, but certain images -- dated clothing, or a backhand struck with just a single hand -- speak to a time ...
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated


  1. "Every time he played the Apollo, he'd say, `How many people outside?'" Sharpton recalled. "I'd say: `It's around the corner. It's two blocks.' ...... My dream is that I can say, `Mr. Brown, they were lined up for you one last time.'"
    on Dec 27, 2006 By: Al Sharpton Source: Forbes

  2. Asked about the difference in their personalties, the dry-humored Childress said: "I don't know, he's maybe a little more, if you can imagine this, flat-lined than I am. It's hard for you to see that, right?"
    on Dec 29, 2008 By: Brad Childress Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune

  3. "I said he could win six or seven, with a little luck maybe eight. That 100 butterfly race, the way he got on that wall, everything lined up for him perfectly. He is an incredible racer," Hackett said.
    on Aug 17, 2008 By: Grant Hackett Source: People's Daily Online

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anachronistic anachronistic
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