spectacled


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Related to spectacled: spectacled caiman, Spectacled Cobra

spec·ta·cled

 (spĕk′tə-kəld)
adj.
1. Wearing spectacles.
2. Having markings suggesting spectacles. Used of animals.

spectacled

(ˈspɛktəkəld)
adj
1. (Clothing & Fashion) wearing glasses
2. (Zoology) (of an animal) having markings around the eyes resembling a pair of glasses

spec•ta•cled

(ˈspɛk tə kəld)

adj.
1. wearing spectacles.
2. (of an animal) having a marking resembling a pair of spectacles.
[1600–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.spectacled - wearing, or having the face adorned with, eyeglasses or an eyeglassspectacled - wearing, or having the face adorned with, eyeglasses or an eyeglass; "a bespectacled grandmother"; "the monocled gentleman"
adorned, decorated - provided with something intended to increase its beauty or distinction
Translations

spectacled

[ˈspektəkld] ADJcon gafas

spectacled

adjbebrillt; (Zool) → brillenähnlich gezeichnet
References in classic literature ?
But I must be out of my senses to think and utter such nonsense; for it is impossible that a long, white-hooded spectacled duenna could stir up or excite a wanton thought in the most graceless bosom in the world.
He saw, in a vision, the family pew, the somnolent cushions, the Bibles, the psalm-books, Maria with her smelling-salts, his father sitting spectacled and critical; and at once he was struck with indignation, not unjustly.
As for the Baron, he was tall, wizened, bony-faced after the German fashion, spectacled, and, apparently, about forty-five years of age.
I was in a state of tremor, partly at the vague idea that I was the object of reprobation, partly in the agitation of my first hatred-- hatred of this big, spectacled man, who pulled my head about as if he wanted to buy and cheapen it.
Suddenly a bell thrills; the engineers run to the turbine-valves and stand by; but the spectacled slave of the Ray in the U-tube never lifts his head.
The old man had come by little and little into the room until he now touched my guardian with his elbow and looked close up into his face with his spectacled eyes.
asked both princesses when they saw for a moment at the door Prince Andrew and the figure of the old man in a white dressing gown, spectacled and wigless, shouting in an angry voice.
In a remote corner, a small spectacled person was busy writing at a table.
A submissive orchestra dictated to by a spectacled man with frowsy hair and a dress suit, industriously followed the bobs of his head and the waves of his baton.
I had refused to give up the smallest scrap out of that package, and I took the same attitude with the spectacled man.
I would rather have had it happen somewhere out of his spectacled sight.
AB FAB star Joanna Lumley is launching a PS10,000 appeal for Animal Defenders International to re-home ill-treated spectacled bears Lucho, 11, and Sabina, four, in the Amazon.