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adjective as in beaten

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As has been well-trodden at this point, the lyrics to this classic duet are quite concerning.

Though the idea of parsing meaning from hip-hop is new, the link between music and mental health is well-trodden ground.

A stone mosque built not long after the city became a well-trodden passageway still stands as a central attraction in the town.

It was not easy to walk barefoot over rocky soil, many of the hard trodden patches searing in the direct light of the sun.

Evans has a few choice quips for spotting and avoiding the well-trodden, souvenir-shop-lined tourist routes.

We no longer live in an age when down-trodden laborers meet by candlelight with the ban of the law upon their meeting.

I will take away the hedge thereof, and it shall be wasted: I will break down the wall thereof, and it shall be trodden down.

They have possessed thy holy people as nothing: our enemies have trodden down thy sanctuary.

A man can't know what a woman—a lady—who's been thoroughly 'in it' feels when she's put outside, and kept outside, and—trodden on.

Dorothy again caught the furtive glance of the woman's evil eyes, and recoiled from it as if she had trodden upon a snake.


On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to trodden, such as: formed, hammered, milled, pounded, rolled, and shaped.

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