- simple past tense and past participle of compass
compassed (comparative more compassed, superlative most compassed)
- (obsolete) rounded; arched
c. 1602, William Shakespeare, “The Tragedie of Troylus and Cressida”, in Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies […] (First Folio), London: […] Isaac Iaggard, and Ed[ward] Blount, published 1623, OCLC 606515358, [Act I, scene ii]:
She came […] into the compassed window.
compassed in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913