versed

[ vurst ]
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adjective
  1. experienced; practiced; skilled; learned (usually followed by in): She was well versed in Greek and Latin.

Origin of versed

1
1600–10; <Latin versātus busied, engaged (see versatile), with -ed2 for Latin -ātus

Other words from versed

  • un·versed, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for versed

versed

/ (vɜːst) /


adjective
  1. (postpositive foll by in) thoroughly knowledgeable (about), acquainted (with), or skilled (in)

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