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calculated (adj.)

1722, "suited, apt;" 1796, "devised beforehand;" past-participle adjective from calculate (v.). Related: Calculatedly.

updated on September 20, 2017

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Definitions of calculated from WordNet

calculated (adj.)
carefully thought out in advance;
a calculated insult
Synonyms: deliberate / measured
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