adjective. ['ˈpɑːrtəd, ˈpɑːrtɪd'] having a margin incised almost to the base so as to create distinct divisions or lobes.
Words that Rhyme with Parted
Example sentences of the word parted
1. Verb, past participle
Their hair was simply cut short and parted on the side.
Lightly draw a white line on the parted area of the scalp with the white liner pencil.
3. Verb, past tense
Start with your hair, wearing it parted on the side with large waves.
Quotes containing the word parted
1. Four flips the gun in this hand, presses the barrel to Peter's forehead, and clicks a bullet into place. Peter freezes with his lips parted, the yawn dead in his mouth. "Wake. Up,"Four snaps. "You are holding a loaded gun, you idiot. Act like it.
- Veronica Roth, Divergent
2. Today I begin to understand what love must be, if it exists... When we are parted, we each feel the lack of the other half of ourselves. We are incomplete like a book in two volumes of which the first has been lost. That is what I imagine love to be: incompleteness in absence.
- Edmond de Goncourt
3. Because misery, and degradation, and death, and nothing that God or Satan could inflict would have parted us, you, of your own will did it. I have no broken your heart - you have broken it; and in breaking it, you have broken mine. So much the worse for me that I am strong.
- Emily Brontë, Wuthering Heights