controlled


controlled
I (automatic) adjective contrived, devised, machine like, mechanical, mechanistic II (restrained) adjective aloof, calm, conditioned, constrained, cool, detached, disciplined, disengaged, distant, guarded, impassive, imperturbable, in check, inhibited, moderate, obedient, passionless, reflex, restrained, self-controlled, steady, stoical, temperate, unconcerned, undemonstrative, unemotional, unexcitable, unruffled III index arrested (checked), deliberate, dispassionate, limited, patient, qualified (conditioned), regular (orderly), stoical

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  • -controlled — UK [kəntrəʊld] US [kənˈtroʊld] suffix used with some nouns to make adjectives describing who or what controls something state controlled radio a voice controlled entry system Thesaurus: suffixeshyponym …   Useful english dictionary

  • controlled by — index dependent Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • controlled — con|trolled [kənˈtrəuld US ˈtrould] adj 1.) deliberately done in a particular way, or made to have particular qualities ▪ a test held under controlled conditions ▪ a controlled explosion 2.) limited by a law or rule ▪ Access to the site is… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • controlled — con|trolled [ kən trould ] adjective * 1. ) calm and showing no emotion even though you are angry or upset: RESTRAINED: She gave a cool, controlled smile, then left. 2. ) organized in a way that is likely to produce accurate results: a controlled …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • controlled — adjective 1 calm and not showing emotion, even if you feel angry, afraid etc: Her voice was resonant and controlled as she delivered her resignation speech. 2 a movement, action, situation etc that is controlled is one that is carefully and… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • controlled */ — UK [kənˈtrəʊld] / US [kənˈtroʊld] adjective 1) calm and showing no emotion even though you are angry or upset She gave a cool, controlled smile, then left. 2) organized in a way that is likely to produce accurate results a controlled experiment… …   English dictionary

  • controlled — adjective restrained or managed or kept within certain bounds (Freq. 6) controlled emotions the controlled release of water from reservoirs • Ant: ↑uncontrolled • Similar to: ↑contained, ↑discipline …   Useful english dictionary

  • Controlled — Control Con*trol , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Controlled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Controlling}.] [F. contr[^o]ler, fr. contr[^o]le.] [Formerly written {comptrol} and {controul}.] 1. To check by a counter register or duplicate account; to prove by counter… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • -controlled — con|trolled [ kən trould ] suffix used with some nouns to make adjectives describing who or what controls something: state controlled radio a voice controlled entry system …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • -controlled — UK [kəntrəʊld] / US [kənˈtroʊld] suffix used with some nouns to make adjectives describing who or what controls something state controlled radio a voice controlled entry system …   English dictionary


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