embowed

[em-bohd]

adjective

bent; vaulted; arched.

RELATED WORDS


Nearby words

  1. embossing,
  2. embothrium,
  3. embouchure,
  4. embourgeoisement,
  5. embow,
  6. embowel,
  7. embower,
  8. emboîté,
  9. embrace,
  10. embraceor

Origin of embowed

1475–85; < archaic embow to form into an arch (see em-1, bow2) + -ed2

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