Try Our Apps


90s Slang You Should Know


[plad-id] /ˈplæd ɪd/
made of plaid, or having a similar pattern.
wearing a plaid.
Origin of plaided
First recorded in 1795-1805; plaid + -ed3 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for plaided
Historical Examples
  • She wore a tastily trimmed hat, with veil, a well fitting seal coat and a plaided silk skirt of subdued colors.

    A New Sensation Albert Ross
  • The dress in the first of the above figures is of a plaided barège, of a delicate pink.

  • It was purple, plaided vaguely with cloudy lines of white and delicate rose-color.

    Pembroke Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • He came hither as conqueror, that mere stripling, belted and plaided as a Royal Stewart, and retook his kingdom.

    The Spell of Scotland Keith Clark
  • On one occasion he went to Edinburgh, plaided and barefoot, walked into a bookseller's shop, and asked for a Greek Testament.

    The Genius of Scotland Robert Turnbull
  • We looked eagerly at every turn for Jessie's straw bonnet and plaided gingham dress, but nothing was seen of her.

    Aunt Kitty's Tales Maria J. McIntosh
  • The plaided men gave a shout that drowned the pibrochs, and the clans were ready for the charge.

    Lochinvar S. R. Crockett
  • All "plaided in their tartan array," these shepherds laughed at the storm—and hark!

  • On further inquiry, the snake is described as plaided with brown and black.

  • Rush after rush of plaided men melted before that deadly storm of bullets.

    Lochinvar S. R. Crockett

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for plaided

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for plaided

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for plaided