marked marked  /ˈmɑrkt/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) strongly marked; easily noticeable
  2. (adj) singled out for notice or especially for a dire fate
  3. (adj) having or as if having an identifying mark or a mark as specified; often used in combination

Usage(s):

  1. January 3rd marked the start of the nearly six-month-long process of Americans decidingstate-by-statewho they want on the presidential ballot in November.
  2. Thousands of people gather on Norlin Quad at the University of Colorado in Boulder, where the April 20 date has been famously marked for years.
  3. In a marked evolution from Mao Zedong, Hu, 65, has proclaimed the goal of a harmonious society whose components work together by consensus rather than direction.

News

  1. H: 83° | L: 62°

    Readers Feel... Saturday marked a special occasion for the Children's Museum of Green Bay.... One former Packers' star is back in town being honored for his work on the field and off as well as his annual softball game....
    on June 16, 2013     Source: WFRV 5 Green Bay

  2. City employees get L.E.A.N.

    Saturday marked the end of the L.E.A.N. Challenge for hundreds of city of Savannah employees.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Savannah Morning News

  3. Five-year anniversary of Sundrop bottling plant murders marked

    Thursday marked the five-year anniversary of one of the City of Concord's unsolved murders. On June 13, 2008, officers say a man entered the Sundrop bottling company on Old Salisbury-Concord Road and randomly killed two people.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: News 14 Carolina

Quotes

  1. "An FTA is usually marked by a reduction in several key tariffs," Trade Minister Mari Elka Pangestu said in Jakarta.
    on Jun 11, 2008 By: Mari Pangestu Source: Jakarta Post

  2. She added on Twitter: "This was taken from an article by Erik Luna... 'November 1 marked the 15th anniversary of the US Sentencing Guidelines. But there were no celebrations, parades, or other festivities in honor of this punishment scheme created...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Lindsay Lohan Source: Us Magazine

  3. "With deep regret, I am resigning from my role as an adviser to the Obama campaign effective today," Power said in a statement released by the campaign. "Last Monday, I made inexcusable remarks that are at marked variance from my oft-stated...
    on Mar 7, 2008 By: Samantha Power Source: International Herald Tribune

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