canopied

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

canopy +‎ -ed

Adjective[edit]

canopied ‎(not comparable)

  1. covered overhead with (or as if with) a canopy.
    • 1854, Edward Lewes Cutts, An Essay on Church Furniture and Decoration, London: John Crockford, “Wood-Work,” pp. 32-3,[1]
      In the seal of Edward III. and Richard II. the king is seated in a niche, which is canopied and pinnacled in the usual style of niches in architectural work.
    • 2004, Alan Hollinghurst, The Line of Beauty, Bloomsbury, 2005, Chapter 8,
      He slept there from time to time, in the fantasy of the canopied bed, with its countless pillows.

Verb[edit]

canopied

  1. simple past tense and past participle of canopy