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measured

adjective

Simple Definition of measured

  • : done with thought and care

Full Definition of measured

  1. 1 :  marked by due proportion

  2. 2 a :  marked by rhythm :  regularly recurrent <a measured gait> b :  metrical

  3. 3 :  deliberate, calculated <a measured response>

mea·sured·ly adverb

Examples of measured

  1. This crisis requires a measured response.

  2. She spoke in carefully measured tones.



14th Century

First Known Use of measured

14th century



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