thought-out

adjective
\ ˈthȯt-ˈau̇t How to pronounce thought-out (audio) \

Definition of thought-out

: produced or arrived at through mental effort and especially through careful and thorough consideration a thought-out plan

First Known Use of thought-out

1833, in the meaning defined above

Learn More About thought-out

Time Traveler for thought-out

Time Traveler

The first known use of thought-out was in 1833

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near thought-out

thoughtlet

thought-out

thought patterns/processes

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for thought-out

Cite this Entry

“Thought-out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thought-out. Accessed 25 May. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Which Word Does Not Belong?

  • one green toy robot amidst many red toy robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!