premeditated

[ pri-med-i-tey-tid ]
/ prɪˈmɛd ɪˌteɪ tɪd /

adjective

done deliberately; planned in advance: a premeditated murder.

Origin of premeditated

First recorded in 1580–90; pre- + meditate + -ed2
Related formspre·med·i·tat·ed·ly, adverbun·pre·med·i·tat·ed, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for unpremeditated

unpremeditated

/ (ˌʌnprɪˈmɛdɪˌteɪtɪd) /

adjective

not planned beforehand; spontaneous

Derived Formsunpremeditatedly, adverbunpremeditation, noun
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