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liveried

[liv-uh-reed, liv-reed]
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adjective
  1. clad in livery, as servants: a liveried footman.

Origin of liveried

First recorded in 1625–35; livery1 + -ed3
Related formsun·liv·er·ied, adjective
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Examples from the Web for liveried

Historical Examples

  • A liveried chauffeur was at the wheel of the big touring car in which she met him.

    Spring Street

    James H. Richardson

  • I eagerly demanded of the liveried servant that opened the door.

  • Liveried servants were in attendance on a few of the dog company who entered.

    Minnie's Pet Dog

    Madeline Leslie

  • Such nonsense, having a liveried servant at my heels, when I am only a dressmaker!

  • The domestic servants were liveried, at least after the mansion was occupied.


British Dictionary definitions for liveried

liveried

adjective
  1. (esp of servants or footmen) wearing livery
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