carbuncled

[ kahr-buhng-kuh ld ]
/ ˈkɑr bʌŋ kəld /
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adjective

infected with a carbuncle.
having a carbuncle as its stone: a carbuncled ring.

Nearby words

  1. carboxypeptidase,
  2. carboy,
  3. carbro process,
  4. carbs,
  5. carbuncle,
  6. carbuncular,
  7. carbunculosis,
  8. carburate,
  9. carburation,
  10. carburet

Origin of carbuncled

First recorded in 1570–80; carbuncle + -ed3

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Examples from the Web for carbuncled

  • At this moment the door opened, and Doctor Dillon's carbuncled visage and glowing eyes appeared.

    The House by the Church-Yard|J. Sheridan Le Fanu