verb (used with object)

Origin of demark

First recorded in 1825–35; de- + mark1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for demarked

Historical Examples of demarked

  • Hill crests, set off with flashes running back and forth, demarked infantry lines of the Browns assisting the automatics.

    The Last Shot

    Frederick Palmer

Word Origin and History for demarked



1650s, abstracted from demarcation and altered by influence of mark (v.).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper