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We found 26 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word procrustean:
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General dictionaries General (22 matching dictionaries)
  1. Procrustean: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. Procrustean: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. Procrustean: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. Procrustean: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. procrustean: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  6. Procrustean, procrustean: Wordnik [home, info]
  7. Procrustean: Wiktionary [home, info]
  8. Procrustean: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  9. procrustean: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  10. Procrustean: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  11. Procrustean, procrustean: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  12. Procrustean: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Procrustean: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Procrustean: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  15. Procrustean: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. procrustean: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  17. Procrustean: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  18. procrustean: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  19. procrustean: The Phrontistery - A Dictionary of Obscure Words [home, info]
  20. procrustean: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  21. Procrustean: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  22. procrustean: Worthless Word For The Day [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. procrustean: An Etymological Dictionary of Classical Mythology [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Procrustean: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. procrustean, procrustean: A Word A Day [home, info]
  2. procrustean: Wordcraft Dictionary [home, info]

Quick definitions (procrustean)

  • (a.) Of or pertaining to Procrustes, or the mode of torture practiced by him; producing conformity by violent means; as, the Procrustean treatment; a Procrustean limit. See Procrustes.

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