(of a quality or result) achieved or maintained by careful and deliberate effort.‘he treated them with studied politeness’
deliberate, careful, thoughtful, considered, conscious, calculated, intentional, volitional, designed, mannered, measured, studious, knowing, purposefulView synonyms
- ‘This book's similar mixture of the raw and the studied gives it a surprising force.’
- ‘The outcome of fluorosis was the most studied of all the adverse effects considered.’
- ‘They bear the traces of the studio sitting in their fixed stance and studied expressions.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.