Definition of calculated
2 a : worked out by mathematical calculation b : engaged in, undertaken, or displayed after reckoning or estimating the statistical probability of success or failure <a calculated risk>
3 a : planned or contrived to accomplish a purpose b : deliberate, intended <a calculated attempt to deceive voters>
calculatedly
adverbcalculatedness
nounExamples of calculated in a sentence
<took a calculated risk and got in on the ground floor of the new enterprise>
1722
First Known Use of calculated
1722
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CALCULATED Defined for English Language Learners
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playDefinition of calculated for English Language Learners

: carefully planned for a particular and often improper purpose
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