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adjective as in painted

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Remove from heat and stir in the walnuts, rum, powdered sugar, and salt until fully incorporated.

Patrons eat their cannoli slowly and deliberately, dabbing the powdered sugar on their plates with licked fingers.

A powdered form of the measles vaccine could make delivery safer and easier around the world.

Powdered ink would adhere to the charged image and then it would be pressed via heat onto paper.

There were men dressed in colonial garb complete with knee-breeches and powdered wigs.

Aristide washed and powdered Jean himself, the landlord lounging by, pipe in mouth, administering suggestions.

The girl began to hum, as she powdered her nose with a white glove, lying in a powder box.

The powdered stone was removed from the hole by giving a screw form to the stem of the bit.

He presented his card to the corpulent and powdered footman; he was announced; he was ushered in.

Her gentle summons was answered by a tall powdered footman in blue and silver livery.


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On this page you'll find 151 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to powdered, such as: carpeted, dotted, overgrown, bejeweled, flowered, and overspread.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.