from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Resulting from deliberation and careful thought: a studied decision.
- adj. Lacking spontaneity; contrived: a studied smile.
- adj. Learned; knowledgeable.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of study.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Closely examined; read with diligence and attention; made the subject of study; well considered.
- adj. Well versed in any branch of learning; qualified by study; learned.
- adj. Premeditated; planned; designed.
- adj. Intent; inclined.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Informed or qualified by study; instructed; versed; learned.
- Studiously contrived or thought out; premeditated; deliberate: as, a studied insult.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. produced or marked by conscious design or premeditation
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But, as I see it, people who feel strongly (negatively or positively) about some arbitrary point and do so in complete opposition to evidence they are aware of, these people are plentiful and their behavior is well studied from a sociological and psychological point of view.
Achim Hochdörfer, curator of MUMOK in Vienna, describes her films as a "series of pictures"; whereas the main mode of looking and perception today tends toward scanning, hers might be described as a studied gaze, if not stare.
To only study one period in history and say that should be studied is ludicrous.
The form the most studied is the Tzotzil from Zinacantan thanks to Prof. Robert Laughlin.
In addition to his education background, Franklin studied with the pioneers of Systems Thinking: W. Edwards Deming, Russ Ackoff, and Myron Tribus.
Our colleague Charles Franklin studied publicly released horse race surveys from the 2000 to 2002 elections and found that polls identified as partisan tended to skew in favor their sponsor about 3 percentage points and against their opponent by roughly the same amount.
Ben himself has wrote exhaustively that the way to avoid another Depression, the first of which he studied, is to keep rates ridiculously low.
Prior to entering law school, Devin studied at York University and the University of Western Ontario.
Unless everything Gary Becker ever studied is comprised by "the economy".
Which was a reference to something she'd said, a little too naggingly, a few weeks earlier: that she felt like he studied from a distance -- that he didn't so much study as watch himself study.
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