vested: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (ves'tid), [key]
- held completely, permanently, and inalienably: vested rights.
- protected or established by law, commitment, tradition, ownership, etc.: vested contributions to a fund.
- clothed or robed, esp. in ecclesiastical vestments: a vested priest.
- having a vest; sold with a vest: a vested suit.
- vested (Thesaurus)