What does controlled mean?

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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

Editors Contribution

  1. controlled

    Verb form of the word control.

    They controlled the business growth to ensure it was moderate.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 20, 2020  

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

How to pronounce controlled?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say controlled in sign language?

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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

Examples of controlled in a Sentence

  1. Felix Gedney:

    We will remain committed to defeating ISIS in the areas that are currently controlled by our partnered forces in Syria, we would call on the Syrian regime to clear ISIS from those areas that are currently under their control.

  2. Thomas Pepinsky:

    The strength of the incumbent regime must not be underestimated, it retains the legal, infrastructural, and material resources that it has always used to prevail in Malaysia's controlled elections.

  3. Jan Lukacevic:

    They taste wonderful, because they grow in a controlled environment and we supply them with bespoke nutrients.

  4. P. J. O'Rourke:

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

  5. Olav Hellebo:

    What has really been lacking in the cell therapy field is controlled clinical data and that's really what we are doing now, it's not done yet but it definitely has the potential to offer new therapies.

Images & Illustrations of controlled

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