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(adj., verb)


There are 10 meanings of the word Applied.

How to pronounce applied:


Applied - as an adjective

Concerned with concrete problems or data rather than with fundamental principles

Example: "Applied physics"

Antonyms (Opposite Meaning)

Applied - as a verb

To lay or place; to put (one thing to another)

Example: "To apply cream to a rash"

To put to use; to use or employ for a particular purpose, or in a particular case

Example: "To apply funds to the repayment of a debt"

To make use of, declare, or pronounce, as suitable, fitting, or relative

Example: "We need to apply the skills we've learned to solve this problem"

To put closely; to join; to engage and employ diligently, or with attention

To to address; to refer; generally used reflexively.

To submit oneself as a candidate (with the adposition "to" designating the recipient of the submission, and the adposition "for" designating the position).

Example: "I recently applied to the tavern for a job as a bartender."

To pertain or be relevant to a specified individual or group.

Example: "That rule only applies to foreigners."

To busy; to keep at work; to ply.

To visit.

Example Sentences

"She has an applied knowledge of mathematics."
"He specializes in applied physics."
"The course focuses on applied chemistry."
"They provide applied solutions to real-world problems."
"The company offers applied research services."
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Word Game Points

Is APPLIED a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, applied is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

APPLIED has a SCRABBLE points total of 12.

Is APPLIED a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, applied is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
APPLIED has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 15.

Is APPLIED a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, applied is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
APPLIED has a WORDFEUD points total of 14.

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