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  1. fixed or settled: a stated price.
  2. explicitly set forth; declared as fact.
  3. recognized or official.
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Origin of stated

First recorded in 1635–45; state + -ed2
Related formsstat·ed·ly, adverbun·stat·ed, adjectivewell-stat·ed, adjective
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Examples from the Web for statedly

Historical Examples of statedly

  • It was not so much that he statedly went off to bed as that, presently, he was not there.

    The Trail of the Hawk

    Sinclair Lewis

  • Halt the Division did statedly, but there was no rest for the poor mule.

  • And as the physician of that patient or hospital for that time, though not statedly.

    A Christian Directory

    Baxter Richard

  • They must statedly keep in their families, or within their proper bounds.

    A Christian Directory

    Baxter Richard

  • That not only public monuments be kept in memory of it, but also that some outward actions be statedly performed.

British Dictionary definitions for statedly


  1. (esp of a sum) determined by agreement; fixed
  2. explicitly formulated or narrateda stated argument
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