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worked

[wurkt] /wɜrkt/
adjective
1.
that has undergone working.
Origin of worked
1700-1710
First recorded in 1700-10; work + -ed2
Related forms
unworked, adjective
well-worked, adjective
Synonyms
Worked, wrought both apply to something on which effort has been applied. Worked implies expended effort of almost any kind: a worked silver mine. Wrought implies fashioning, molding, or making, especially of metals: wrought iron.
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worked

/wɜːkt/
adjective
1.
made or decorated with evidence of workmanship; wrought, as with embroidery or tracery
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