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English Dictionary: Ted by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
Ted
n
  1. a tough youth of 1950's and 1960's wearing Edwardian style clothes
    Synonym(s): Ted, Teddy boy
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Ted \Ted\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tedded}; p. pr. & vb. n.
      {Tedding}.] [Prob. fr. Icel. te[?]ja to spread manure, fr.
      ta[?] manure; akin to MHG. zetten to scatter, spread. [fb]58.
      Cf. {Teathe}.]
      To spread, or turn from the swath, and scatter for drying, as
      new-mowed grass; -- chiefly used in the past participle.
  
               The smell of grain or tedded grass.         --Milton.
  
               The tedded hay and corn sheaved in one field.
                                                                              --Coleridge.
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