calculated[ kal-kyuh-ley-tid ]SEE DEFINITION OF calculated
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CALCULATED
Carlotta's nearness was having its calculated effect on Max Wilson.
Wall, how long she calculated to stay this time we didn't know.
How calculated is this precedure to allay animosities and unite hearts!
Following is the revised edition of the Decalogue, calculated for this meridian.
It seemed as though that kitchen was just calculated to make a boy feel cross.
And at short range they're calculated to bring down a deer like fun.
I pondered, and calculated, but I could not make out what it could be.
Of course, all these delays were calculated to discourage him and bend his will.
The provision made for the next year was calculated at 40,000 horse-power.
Then we saw something that was not calculated to put our minds at ease.
1863, "devised beforehand," past participle adjective from calculate. Earlier, "suited, apt" (1722).
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CALCULATED
- done on purpose
- thought out
- with forethought