see also: Versed
  • IPA: /vɜː(r)st/


  1. knowledgeable or skilled, either through study or experience; familiar; practiced
    • 1671, John Milton, “Book the Fourth”, in Paradise Regain’d. A Poem. In IV Books. To which is Added, Samson Agonistes, London: Printed by J. M[acock] for John Starkey […], OCLC 228732398 ↗:
      deep versed in books and shallow in himself
    • opinions […] derived from studying the Scriptures, wherein he was versed beyond any person of his age
    • 18, Thomas Babington Macaulay, chapter 11, in The History of England from the Accession of James the Second, volume (please specify ), London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, OCLC 1069526323 ↗:
Proper noun
  1. (pharmaceutical drug) A marketed variety of midazolam.

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