- existing under or subject to conditions.
- characterized by a predictable or consistent pattern of behavior or thought as a result of having been subjected to certain circumstances or conditions.
- Psychology. proceeding from or dependent on a conditioning of the individual; learned; acquired: conditioned behavior patterns.Compare unconditioned(def 2).
- made suitable for a given purpose.
- accustomed; inured.
Origin of conditioned
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Related Wordstrim, sound, right, fit, well, stout, blooming, husky, strapping, flourishing, able-bodied, healthy, hearty, robust, sane, strong, vigorous, wholesome, well-conditioned
Examples from the Web for well-conditioned
It is only the well-conditioned tree that yields its glorious harvest year by year.The Apple-Tree
L. H. Bailey
Every well-conditioned bird should bring up its family in a “zoo” by preference.Jungle Folk
They are small, but, having been acclimated, are sleek and well-conditioned.Journal of an African Cruiser
They have picked, well-conditioned horses; the roads are excellent!Battle Studies
Charles-Jean-Jacques-Joseph Ardant du Picq
Thills were attached, in which was harnessed a well-conditioned horse.Old Trails on the Niagara Frontier
Frank H. Severance
- (of a person or animal's body, hair, etc) in a good or healthy condition
- psychol of or denoting a response that has been learnedCompare unconditioned
- (foll by to) accustomed; inured; prepared by training
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- Exhibiting or trained to exhibit a conditioned response.
- Physically fit.
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