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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How to say measured in sign language?

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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. Booker T. Washington:

    Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which one has overcome while trying to succeed.

  2. James Bond Tomorrow Never Dies:

    The distance between insanity and genius is measured only by success.

  3. Laurence Taylor:

    It was disappointing that a relatively small group in Hyde Park came together to protest the regulations in clear breach of the guidance, putting themselves and others at risk of infection, officers once again, took a measured approach and tried to engage the group to disperse. They clearly had no intention of doing so, and so it did result in 19 people being arrested, and a further ten being issued with a fixed penalty notice.

  4. 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.

  5. Marcelo Ebrard:

    Today there is a meeting with U.S. authorities, to learn, to discuss the ports of entry and how the number will be measured, because Mexico has not accepted that it be undetermined.

Images & Illustrations of measured

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