Related formspre·med·i·tat·ed·ly, adverbun·pre·med·i·tat·ed, adjective
Definition for premeditated (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), pre·med·i·tat·ed, pre·med·i·tat·ing.
Origin of premeditate
SYNONYMS FOR premeditate
Related formspre·med·i·ta·tive, adjectivepre·med·i·ta·tor, noun
Examples from the Web for premeditated
Nor was the premeditated massacre of 38 people asphyxiated in the back of a police van.
“We do not have information at present that leads us to conclude that this was premeditated or preplanned,” Rice said.After Consulate Attack, Libya Struggles to Get Its Story Straight|Jamie Dettmer|September 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Was the attack a premeditated act targeting the ambassador and carefully timed to coincide with the 11th anniversary of 9/11?Libya Attack Mystery: Premeditated by Al Qaeda or Spontaneous?|Jamie Dettmer|September 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
And, in the case of what aired on Fox News on Wednesday morning, a premeditated attack.
But in weighing in on the killing of Trayvon Martin, Geraldo Rivera conducted a premeditated drive-by.Geraldo Rivera’s Self-Inflicted Wound on the Trayvon Martin Killing|Howard Kurtz|March 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
You know a premeditated quarrel usually begins and works up with the words some people.Thackerayana|William Makepeace Thackeray
He saw in it, and not without reason, a premeditated defection on the part of Bernadotte, a secret agreement with his enemies!History of the Expedition to Russia|Count Philip de Segur
Without any premeditated idea of playing, she sat down at the piano and began to run over the accompaniment.Big Timber|Bertrand W. Sinclair
He sometimes behaved with a premeditated familiarity, and with an insolence provoking or defying resentment.Memoirs of the Court of St. Cloud, Complete|Lewis Goldsmith
They met by chance on the ferry-boat to San Francisco, so that the warning he gave father was not premeditated.The Iron Heel|Jack London