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stated

adjective

Simple Definition of stated

  • : expressed formally or officially

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of stated

  1. 1 :  fixed, regular <the president shall, at stated times, receive…a compensation — United States Constitution>

  2. 2 :  set down explicitly :  declared <our stated intention>

statedly adverb

Circa 1641

First Known Use of stated

circa 1641

Rhymes with stated



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