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Definitions of sealed

  1.   Fastened or furnished with a seal; confirmed.
  2.   having been paved
  3.   covered with a waterproof coating; " a sealed driveway"
  4.   closed so tightly as to be airtight or watertight
  5.   of Seal
  6.   established irrevocably; " his fate is sealed"
  7.   ( Australia) having been paved
  8.   closed or secured with or as if with a seal; " my lips are sealed"; " the package is still sealed"; " the premises are sealed"
  9.   undisclosed for the time being; " sealed orders"; " a sealed move in chess"
  10.   determined irrevocably; " his fate is sealed"
  11.   ( of walls) covered with a coat of plaster

Quotes of sealed

  1. What a mysterious thing madness is. I have watched patients whose lips are forever sealed in a perpetual silence. They live, breathe, eat; the human form is there, but that something, which the body can live without, but which cannot exist without the body, was missing. – Nellie Bly
  2. The human heart has hidden treasures, In secret kept, in silence sealed The thoughts, the hopes, the dreams, the pleasures, Whose charms were broken if revealed. – Charlotte Bronte
  3. But He Himself hath sealed your sufferings, and their thus saying condemns God, and His sealing condemns them. – Donald Cargill
  4. After clearing 9 metres of the descending passage, in about the middle of the afternoon, we came upon a second sealed doorway, which was almost the exact replica of the first. – Howard Carter
  5. Feverishly we cleared away the remaining last scraps of rubbish on the floor of the passage before the doorway, until we had only the clean sealed doorway before us. – Howard Carter
  6. Towards sunset we had cleared down to the level of the 12th step, which was sufficient to expose a large part of the upper portion of a plastered and sealed doorway. – Howard Carter
  7. With such evidence, as well as the sealed doorway between the two guardian statues of the King, the mystery gradually dawned upon us. We were but in the anterior portion of a tomb. – Howard Carter
  8. The records of adopted children are sealed in California. That seal is considered inviolable... The judge ruled that, because I was famous, he didn't have the same rights as other kids. – Danielle Steel
  9. There have been a couple of instances prior to now where members of the House have filed resolutions calling for release of the sealed files which were developed during the course of our committee's investigation. – Louis Stokes
  10. The many magazines, ranging from pulp to slick, that used to serve as both farm teams for writers and lures to readers, with hundreds of short stories every month, don't exist. Most of the doors for new people have been sealed – Donald E. Westlake

Usage examples for sealed

  1. His only cause of anxiety was that the Turk might fire at him, in which case his doom would have been sealed – In the Track of the Troops by R.M. Ballantyne
  2. At the head of the cellar stairs, I shut and locked that door also, and sealed it in the same way. ” – Carnacki, The Ghost Finder by William Hope Hodgson
  3. Here is her pardon, signed, sealed and delivered," handing it to the officer. ” – The Lost Despatch by Natalie Sumner Lincoln
  4. Every sense of hers had long been sealed to all joy by hate. ” – Six Women by Victoria Cross
  5. Dad left me some money in bank- notes in that sealed letter- so I want for nothing. ” – Innocent Her Fancy and His Fact by Marie Corelli
  6. 5. The jar need not be sealed but merely covered. ” – Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Household Management by Ministry of Education
  7. This letter Mrs Brandon carefully sealed with its contents, and then returned to watch by Ella's bedside. ” – By Birth a Lady by George Manville Fenn
  8. It contained two things- a book and a sealed paper. ” – Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
  9. She felt that the door was forever sealed by time. ” – In the Heart of a Fool by William Allen White
  10. Should they come near me, my fate, I felt sure, would be sealed – Afar in the Forest by W.H.G. Kingston
  11. “ For the present, their lips were sealed and yet they faced that anxious group with a complete understanding of the situation. ” – The Prince of Graustark by George Barr McCutcheon
  12. He returned with the sealed envelope which she had given him, and which he placed in her hands. ” – A Maker of History by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  13. This end of the library is sealed as far as we are concerned. ” – Whispering Wires by Henry Leverage
  14. And flung him down the ladder into the cage and sealed the deck trap- door upon him. ” – Astounding Stories of Super-Science, March 1930 by Various
  15. He had just sealed the note and was writing the address, when there was another knock at his door. ” – The Children of the World by Paul Heyse
  16. But his suit was still sealed – Police Your Planet by Lester del Rey
  17. At that moment both hearts were too full, and their lips were sealed in silence. ” – The Lights and Shadows of Real Life by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English
  18. “ I do remember you once sealed a letter to me with as fine a one as I have seen. ” – The-Love-Letters-of-Dorothy-Osborne-to-Sir-William-Temple-1652-54 by Osborne, Dorothy
  19. “ Conditions were sealed and signed. ” – Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope
  20. The fate of the house of Desmond was, in her mind, sealed from the beginning. ” – Irish Race in the Past and the Present by Aug. J. Thebaud

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