- wearing a uniform.
Origin of uniformed
- identical or consistent, as from example to example, place to place, or moment to moment: uniform spelling; a uniform building code.
- without variations in detail: uniform output; a uniform surface.
- constant; unvarying; undeviating: uniform kindness; uniform velocity.
- constituting part of a uniform: to be issued uniform shoes.
- Mathematics. occurring in a manner independent of some variable, parameter, function, etc.: a uniform bound.
- an identifying outfit or style of dress worn by the members of a given profession, organization, or rank.
- a word used in communications to represent the letter U.
- to make uniform or standard.
- to clothe in or furnish with a uniform.
Origin of uniform
Related Words for uniformedmatch, square, pancake, stabilize, level, grade, align, steady, equal, uniform, plane, lay, equalize, flush, roll, flatten, regularize, symmetrize, ignorant, unaware
Examples from the Web for uniformed
Contemporary Examples of uniformed
One of the honor guard approached with slow, measured steps and presented the flag to a uniformed captain.Choking Back Tears, Thousands of Cops Honor Fallen Officer Ramos
December 28, 2014
Counter-protestors marched to confront the pro-police contingent, separated by barricades and uniformed officers.NYC’s Garner Protesters vs. Pro-Cop Protesters
December 20, 2014
A uniformed cop, 25-year-old Police Officer Timothy Donohue, arrives.
A second uniformed cop, 29-year-old Police Officer Roberto Pagan, has arrived.
But uniformed guards do not patrol the halls of even the highest-risk units.Inside a Hospital for the Criminally Insane
September 15, 2014
Historical Examples of uniformed
There seemed to be no one moving about the place, not even a uniformed attendant.Frank Roscoe's Secret
What did she think he was—a fool, a loafer, a uniformed nonentity?The Game of Rat and Dragon
But a uniformed figure which stood at the foot of the ladder stopped him.The Destroyer
Burton Egbert Stevenson
He beckoned to a uniformed constable who was pacing the other side of the road.
Under the escort of a uniformed inspector, Grell was brought in.
- a prescribed identifying set of clothes for the members of an organization, such as soldiers or schoolchildren
- a single set of such clothes
- a characteristic feature or fashion of some class or group
- informal a police officer who wears a uniform
- unchanging in form, quality, quantity, etc; regulara uniform surface
- identical; alike or likea line of uniform toys
- to fit out (a body of soldiers, etc) with uniforms
- to make uniform
Word Origin for uniform
- communications a code word for the letter u
"distinctive clothes worn by one group," 1748, from French uniforme, from the adjective (see uniform (adj.)).