What does measured mean?

Definitions for measured
ˈmɛʒ ərdmea·sured

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word measured.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mensural, measured, mensurable(adj)

    having notes of fixed rhythmic value

  2. measured, metrical, metric(adj)

    the rhythmic arrangement of syllables

  3. deliberate, calculated, measured(adj)

    carefully thought out in advance

    "a calculated insult"; "with measured irony"

  4. careful, deliberate, measured(adj)

    unhurried and with care and dignity

    "walking at the same measured pace"; "with all deliberate speed"

Wiktionary

  1. measured(Adjective)

    That has been determined by measurement.

    He ran over a measured mile.

  2. measured(Adjective)

    Deliberate but restrained.

    He argued in measured tones.

  3. measured(Adjective)

    Rhythmically written in meter; metrical.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Measured

    of Measure

  2. Measured(adj)

    regulated or determined by a standard; hence, equal; uniform; graduated; limited; moderated; as, he walked with measured steps; he expressed himself in no measured terms

Freebase

  1. Measured

    Having been determined by measurement.

Editors Contribution

  1. measured

    Verb form of the word measure.

    They measured the amount of water being used on the water meter.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 14, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'measured' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3290

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'measured' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4593

How to pronounce measured?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of measured in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of measured in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of measured in a Sentence

  1. Adam Aja:

    It is uncertain what constrained our cemetery, forcing such an overuse of each square meter of soil, it was never clear whether the cemetery was circumscribed so that all burials were forced into a particular plot or whether the burials were clustered around some feature in the landscape. In either case, if this measured density was extrapolated across just the excavated areas, the number of burials would top 1200 persons.

  2. Stephen Evans:

    The key elements required to proceed to a Phase 3 trial are all there, the responses measured in the blood and the absence of serious harms indicate there is a possibility of an effective vaccine against Covid-19. It does not yet show that the disease is reduced or prevented, and this will not be easy to show until phase 3 trials have been completed in settings where the SARS Cov-2 virus is circulating at a high rate and people are getting clinical and severe disease.

  3. Noah Feldman:

    It’s a mistake to think that a document’s importance can be measured solely by the immediate context in which it’s produced.

  4. Majid Fotuhi:

    There are people who have a measured response to the virus and their immune system can manage it without overreacting, healthy people who are asymptomatic are the ones who had just enough immune response to destroy the virus without creating a cytokine storm or blood clots.

  5. Wilbur Ross:

    It will demonstrate the administration's intention not to hip shoot, not to do anything casual, not to do anything abruptly, but to take a very measured and analytical approach.

Images & Illustrations of measured

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