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measured

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3 marked by or occurring with a noticeable regularity in the rise and fall of sound
  • the soldier's funeral procession moved along to the measured beating of a drum

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measured

verb
past tense of measure

Synonyms & Antonyms of measured (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to find out the size, extent, or amount of
  • for this experiment, you need to carefully measure all the chemicals before you mix them together

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2 to keep from exceeding a desirable degree or level (as of expression)
  • he carefully measured his response to the provocative question

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The first known use of measured was in the 14th century

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“Measured.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/measured. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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