co·​or·​di·​nat·​ed | \ kō-ˈȯr-də-ˌnā-təd How to pronounce coordinated (audio) \

Definition of coordinated

: able to use more than one set of muscle movements to a single end a well-coordinated athlete

Examples of coordinated in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The answer is to set up ongoing data collection on brand metrics that matter, such as familiarity, regard, meaning and uniqueness—and act upon those findings with the coordinated focus of your product, place, price, promotion and people. Scott Turner, Forbes, 6 May 2022 The investigations, Patten said, were not conducted in a coordinated or ethical way that centered the survivors and their trauma. Washington Post, 5 May 2022 The two take their first Met Gala as a married couple in coordinated, sleek black ensembles—Hailey in a strapless Saint Laurent gown and Justin in a matching tux and white shoes. Sabrina Park, Harper's BAZAAR, 2 May 2022 In her little white dress and his coordinated white shirt, the photo is giving some major vow renewal vibes. Emily Tannenbaum, Glamour, 2 May 2022 On Saturday night, Kendall Jenner and Hailey Bieber stepped out in New York City wearing outfits that looked pretty coordinated, despite the difference in style. Aimée Lutkin, ELLE, 30 Apr. 2022 North Carolina 11: Amid the slew of damaging stories about Republican Rep. Madison Cawthorn, the freshman congressman took to Instagram to argue there is a coordinated movement aimed at attacking him. NBC News, 28 Apr. 2022 Part of the fun of Romy and Michele is that Lisa and I always wore coordinated outfits. Keaton Bell, Vogue, 27 Apr. 2022 For the first of the Queen's Garden parties, Princess Beatrice picked a ruffled and floral Vampire's Wife prairie dress, adding a coordinated hatband to finish the look. Kara Thompson, Town & Country, 27 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of coordinated

1885, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of coordinated was in 1885

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10 May 2022

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“Coordinated.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 May. 2022.

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co·​or·​di·​nat·​ed | \ -ᵊn-ˌāt-əd How to pronounce coordinated (audio) \

Medical Definition of coordinated

: able to use more than one set of muscle movements to a single end a well-coordinated athlete


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