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1. geared

adjective. ['ˈgɪrd'] equipped with or connected by gears or having gears engaged.

Synonyms

  • intermeshed
  • engaged
  • meshed
  • back-geared
  • double-geared

Antonyms

  • untangled
  • unoccupied
  • unreserved
  • idle

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Words that Rhyme with Geared

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  • steered
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Example sentences of the word geared


1. Verb, past participle
Much of what high school teachers present may be geared toward a passing grade on a standardized test.

2. Verb, past tense
Malls are a grouping of retail businesses geared towards providing consumers with a one-stop shopping option.

Quotes containing the word geared


1. The reason we shot it was that the script was geared to Las Vegas and it was something commercial that we wanted to have in the can in case Butterfly was a success and we needed a follow-up.
- Pia Zadora

2. double-geared

adjective. equipped with compound gearing consisting of 2 pinions and 2 wheels in mesh to increase the mechanical advantage.

3. back-geared

adjective. (of a lathe) equipped with gearing for reducing the speed of the spindle from that of the driving pulley.

Synonyms

  • double-geared

Antonyms

  • out of gear

4. double-geared

adjective. (of a lathe) equipped with gearing for reducing the speed of the spindle from that of the driving pulley.

Synonyms

  • back-geared

Antonyms

  • out of gear
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