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(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, purposefulguarded, contrived, affected, forced, strained, laboured, feigned, artificial, overworked, overdone, self-consciousView synonyms
- ‘They bear the traces of the studio sitting in their fixed stance and studied expressions.’
- ‘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.’
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