meshed meshed  /ˈmɛʃt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the holy city of Shiite Muslims; located in northeastern Iran
  2. (adj) resembling a network
  3. (adj) (used of toothed parts or gears) interlocked and interacting

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Mobutu's personal ambition meshed with America's strategic needs.
  2. NBA-caliber players, meshed together from the time they were toddlers, playing for national pride.
  3. I was surprised at how easily the book meshed with the zombie genre.

News

  1. B-R aims for first Div. 1 baseball title

    Bridgewater-Raynham baseball coach John Kearney is a true straight-shooter in every sense of the word. Before the season started, he felt if a couple of pieces fell into place, the Trojans could become a very good team. Those pieces have meshed so well that Bridgewater-Raynham (20-5) will head to LeLacheur Park in Lowell today (1 p.m.) looking to win the school’s first Division 1 state title ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

  2. A reference to baseball found … from 1749

    Longtime readers of my stuff — back to the Shysterball days — will recall my fascination with the early roots of baseball. The really early roots. Games like rounders, bat and trap, and stool ball. The games which, over time, meshed together in important ways to form what we now know of as baseball. It’s a fascinating history,…
    on June 15, 2013     Source: NBC Sports: HardballTalk

  3. The New York Mets Fan: A Dying Breed

    COMMENTARY | About 66 million years ago, dinosaurs roamed the Earth. These magnificent creatures came in all different shapes and sizes, were mostly carnivores or herbivores, and as suggested by the film "Jurassic Park" would probably not have meshed well with modern-day humans. But due to a dramatic shift in their environmental surroundings, these native animals went extinct.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Yahoo! Contributor Network via Yahoo! Sports

Quotes

  1. "He's meshed with the team so well," Martino said. "He's been in on every conversation, he's outgoing, he's humble. To be the icon that he is and still be able to be the human being that he is, is something that everyone respects inside the...
    on Jul 20, 2007 By: Kyle Martino Source: Forbes

  2. "I feel that the way we all have meshed together with the addition of the 88 car and all the people and everybody involved, that we're further ahead than where we were at the end of last year," Johnson said. "And I'm very excited about the...
    on Feb 11, 2008 By: Jimmie Johnson Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "Elaine and I found the whole world of comedy together:. That is to say, our way of seeing things and doing things meshed," says Nichols.
    on Jun 8, 2010 By: Mike Nichols Source: Los Angeles Times

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