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, mensurableadjective

    having notes of fixed rhythmic value

  2. measured, metrical, metricadjective

    the rhythmic arrangement of syllables

  3. deliberate, calculated, measuredadjective

    carefully thought out in advance

    "a calculated insult"; "with measured irony"

  4. careful, deliberate, measuredadjective

    unhurried and with care and dignity

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

Wiktionary

  1. measuredadjective

    That has been determined by measurement.

    He ran over a measured mile.

  2. measuredadjective

    Deliberate but restrained.

    He argued in measured tones.

  3. measuredadjective

    Rhythmically written in meter; metrical.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Measured

    of Measure

  2. Measuredadjective

    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. measuredverb

    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  

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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

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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. Esra Tasali:

    Most other studies on this topic in labs are short-lived, for a couple of days, and food intake is measured by how much participants consume from an offered diet, in our study, we only manipulated sleep, and had the participants eat whatever they wanted, with no food logging or anything else to track their nutrition by themselves.

  2. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel:

    We accept it, and we need it, ... None of the measures we have taken have ever measured up to the seriousness, the scope, the scale of the challenge in front of us as a city.

  3. Nancy Krieger:

    That's in the category of something that is completely preventable, the fact that our study, published 10 years ago, was the only other study that's actually had data on measured physical health outcomes of self-reported experiences of sexual harassment is pretty telling.

  4. Ted Piccone:

    I don't think there will be lots of hugs and kisses, i think it will be serious and it will be respectful and measured, and they will reinforce the larger theme...that dialogue and engagement is better for constructive relations than negative sanctions.

  5. Nancy Pelosi:

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is a Chairwoman who deeply understands that America's strength is measured not only in military might, but also in the health, education and well-being of the American people, her patriotic, persistent leadership on the Committee on House Administration to ensure clean, fair elections has helped protect the sacred right of all Americans to have their voices heard at the ballot box and in our democracy.

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