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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Studied  \Stud"ied\,  a. 
  1.  Closely  examined;  read  with  diligence  and  attention;  made 
  the  subject  of  study;  well  considered;  as  a  studied 
  lesson. 
 
  2.  Well  versed  in  any  branch  of  learning;  qualified  by  study; 
  learned;  as  a  man  well  studied  in  geometry. 
 
  I  shrewdly  suspect  that  he  is  little  studied  of  a 
  theory  of  moral  proportions.  --Burke. 
 
  3.  Premeditated;  planned;  designed;  as  a  studied  insult. 
  ``Studied  magnificence.''  --Hawthorne. 
 
  4.  Intent;  inclined.  [Obs.]  --Shak. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Study  \Stud"y\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Studied};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Studying}.]  [OE.  studien,  OF  estudier,  F.  ['e]tudier.  See 
  {Study},  n.] 
  1.  To  fix  the  mind  closely  upon  a  subject;  to  dwell  upon 
  anything  in  thought;  to  muse;  to  ponder.  --Chaucer. 
 
  I  found  a  moral  first  and  then  studied  for  a  fable. 
  --Swift. 
 
  2.  To  apply  the  mind  to  books  or  learning.  --Shak. 
 
  3.  To  endeavor  diligently;  to  be  zealous.  --1  Thes.  iv  11. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  studied 
  adj  1:  produced  or  marked  by  conscious  design  or  premeditation;  "a 
  studied  smile";  "a  note  of  biting  irony  and  studied 
  insult"-  V.L.Parrington  [syn:  {deliberate}]  [ant:  {unstudied}] 
  2:  carefully  practiced  or  designed  or  premeditated;  "a  studied 
  reply"  [syn:  {designed(a)},  {studied(a)}] 




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