What does controlled mean?

Definitions for controlled

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. controlled(adj)

    restrained or managed or kept within certain bounds

    "controlled emotions"; "the controlled release of water from reservoirs"

Wiktionary

  1. controlled(Adjective)

    Inhibited or restrained in one's words and actions.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Controlled

    of Control

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'controlled' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2796

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'controlled' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4146

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'controlled' in Adjectives Frequency: #1030

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of controlled in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of controlled in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Chris Christie:

    It's an absolute controlled anger. A controlled anger.

  2. Norman Douglas:

    Education is a state-controlled manufactory of echoes.

  3. Chinese Proverb:

    He who cannot agree with his enemies is controlled by them.

  4. P. J. O'Rourke:

    When buying and selling are controlled by legislation, the first things to be bought and sold are legislators.

  5. David Soucie:

    It was a controlled descent, and there was something that had gone wrong that he had no control over or he would have controlled it.

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