Synonyms for (adjective) treated

Synonyms: tempered, toughened, treated, hardened

Definition: made hard or flexible or resilient especially by heat treatment

Usage: a sword of tempered steel; tempered glass

Similar words: curable

Definition: capable of being hardened by some additive or other agent


Similar words: sunbaked

Definition: baked or hardened by exposure to sunlight; not burned

Usage: sunbaked adobe bricks


Synonyms: treated

Definition: subjected to a physical (or chemical) treatment or action or agent

Usage: the sludge of treated sewage can be used as fertilizer; treated timbers resist rot; treated fabrics resist wrinkling

Similar words: activated

Definition: (of sewage) treated with aeration and bacteria to aid decomposition


Similar words: aerated

Definition: (of a liquid) treated by having air passed or bubbled through it for purification


Similar words: burned, burnt

Definition: treated by heating to a high temperature but below the melting or fusing point

Usage: burnt sienna


Similar words: doped

Definition: treated or impregnated with a foreign substance


Similar words: fumed

Definition: (of wood) darkened or colored by exposure to ammonia fumes

Usage: fumed oak


Similar words: proofed

Definition: treated so as to become resistant

Usage: rust-proofed automobiles; shrink-proofed fabrics


Synonyms: treated

Definition: given medical care or treatment

Usage: a treated cold is usually gone in 14 days; if left untreated it lasts two weeks

Similar words: bound, bandaged

Definition: covered or wrapped with a bandage

Usage: the bandaged wound on the back of his head; an injury bound in fresh gauze


Similar words: dosed

Definition: treated with some kind of application

Usage: a mustache dosed with bear grease


Similar words: dressed

Definition: treated with medications and protective covering