Pronunciation: (fig'yurd),[key] —adj. 1. ornamented with a device or pattern: figured silk; figured wallpaper. 2. formed or shaped: figured stones. 3. represented by a pictorial or sculptured figure: The god is figured as part man, part beast. 4. Music. a. florid.
b. having the accompanying chords indicated by figures.
5. figurative, as language.