- marked by or suggestive of conscious effort; not spontaneous or natural; affected: studied simplicity.
- carefully deliberated: a studied approval.
Origin of studied
1, 2. See elaborate.
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- carefully practised, designed, or premeditateda studied reply
- an archaic word for learned
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