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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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