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horned

 (hôrnd)
adj.
Having a horn, horns, or a hornlike growth.

horned

(hɔːnd)
adj
(Biology) having a horn, horns, or hornlike parts
hornedness n
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.horned - having a horn or horns or hornlike parts or horns of a particular kind; "horned viper"; "great horned owl"; "the unicorn--a mythical horned beast"; "long-horned cattle"
hornless - having no horns; "hornless cattle"
Translations
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rohatý
hornetmed horn
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horned

[hɔːnd] ADJcon cuernos, enastado

horned

[ˈhɔːrnd] adj [animal] → à cornes

horned

adjgehörnt, mit Hörnern

horned

[hɔːnd] adj (animal) → cornuto/a

horn

(hoːn) noun
1. a hard object which grows (usually in pairs) on the head of a cow, sheep etc. A ram has horns.
2. the material of which this is made. spoons made of horn; (also adjective) horn spoons.
3. something which is made of horn. a shoehorn.
4. something which looks like a horn in shape. a snail's horns.
5. the apparatus in a car etc which gives a warning sound. The driver blew his horn.
6. an instrument, formerly an animal's horn but now made of brass, that is blown to produce a musical sound. a hunting-horn.
7. (also French horn) the type of coiled brass horn that is played in orchestras etc.
horned adjective
having a horn or horns. a horned animal.
-horned
a long-horned antelope.
ˈhorny adjective
1. like horn. a horny substance.
2. as hard as horn. horny hands.
3. (slang) sexually excited; easily aroused sexually. feeling horny.
References in periodicals archive ?
Spiral horned antelopes of Africa all belong to the genus Tragelaphus, these include Greater and Lesser kudu, bushbuck and nyala.
Many other horned creatures adorn the Mesopotamian myths--rams, goats, serpents--all of them suggesting that the horn is the outward and visible sign of nature's powerful life-force.
A horned male will guard the entrance to a tunnel housing a female and fight off intruders.