What does centered mean?

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ˈsɛn tərdcen·tered

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. centeredadjective

    being or placed in the center


  1. centeredadjective

    Pertaining to the location that is middle-most to.


  1. centered

    In typesetting and page layout, alignment or range is the setting of text flow or image placement relative to a page, column (measure), table cell, or tab (and often to an image above it or under it). The type alignment setting is sometimes referred to as text alignment, text justification, or type justification. The edge of a page or column is known as a margin, and a gap between columns is known as a gutter.


  1. centered

    Centered refers to being placed in the middle, middle of attention or focus, refers to being balanced or stable. This could relate to an object's physical positioning, a concept or approach, or a personal emotional or mental state. Being centered means being in a state of calmness, self-control, balance, and peace, regardless of the circumstances or environments.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Centered

    of Centre

Anagrams for centered »

  1. decenter

  2. decentre

  3. recedent

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of centered in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of centered in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of centered in a Sentence

  1. John Boehner:

    Our challenge, our opportunity is to pass common-sense solutions ... that repeal ObamaCare and replace it with patient-centered reforms that will help our constituents have better access to high-quality health care in America.

  2. President Francois Hollande:

    These proposals are centered on the patients whose suffering should be avoided. It respects their choice and wishes.

  3. Aristotle:

    It is in justice that the ordering of society is centered.

  4. Gitesh Pandya:

    I just wish it was centered around a better movie.

  5. Dan Cooper:

    It’s really hard to point to one specific thing, and when you look at the confluence of factors, Black folks haven’t been centered in policy or they are centered in wrong ways.

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    (music) a curved line spanning notes that are to be played legato
    • A. calcaneus
    • B. profaneness
    • C. slur
    • D. swathing

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