Definition of vermined in English:

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vermined

Pronunciation: /ˈvəːmɪnd/

adjective

rare
Infested with vermin.
Example sentences
  • The poorhouses were built, and were soon stocked with vermined rags, and broken hearts.
  • They will be found filthy, and some even vermined, and must have time given them, and be taught to take care of themselves.
  • Filthy vermined clothing was put into the oven where the food was cooked.

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