[kahr-buhng-kuh ld]


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

Origin of carbuncled

First recorded in 1570–80; carbuncle + -ed3 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for carbuncled

Historical Examples of 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