verb pre·med·i·tate \(ˌ)prē-ˈme-də-ˌtāt\

Definition of PREMEDITATE

transitive verb
:  to think about and revolve in the mind beforehand
intransitive verb
:  to think, consider, or deliberate beforehand
pre·med·i·ta·tor \-ˌtā-tər\ noun


Latin praemeditatus, past participle of praemeditari, from prae- + meditari to meditate
First Known Use: circa 1548


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PREMEDITATOR Defined for Kids


verb pre·med·i·tate \pri-ˈme-də-ˌtāt\

Definition of PREMEDITATE for Kids

:  to think about and plan beforehand


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