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. Milton Friedman:

    The burden of government is not measured by how much it taxes, but by how much it spends.

  2. Samuel Goldlust:

    His first scan was stable which was a good outcome, and then by the time he had a second and third scan, his tumors had started to shrink considerably, he’s now been under our care for several years, if you're one that looks statistics, we unfortunately don't expect someone with a recurrent tumor to be with us more than a time measured in months -- and often not very many months -- so he's had a tremendous response.

  3. Eral Karayazici:

    The current view is that Turkey may not be facing heavy sanctions but (rather) measured economic sanctions over the S-400 purchase. This could create negative flows but I do not expect heavy sales.

  4. State Superintendent Denise Juneau:

    I just don't think Measured Progress was ready for that influx.

  5. Jean Jacques Rousseau:

    Your first appearance, he said to me, is the gauge by which you will be measured; try to manage that you may go beyond yourself in after times, but beware of ever doing less.

Images & Illustrations of measured

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