verb consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning
canvas; study; analyse; examine; canvass; analyze.
- analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare
- analyze the evidence in a criminal trial
- analyze your real motives
verb be a student; follow a course of study; be enrolled at an institute of learning
verb give careful consideration to
- consider the possibility of moving
verb be a student of a certain subject
read; study; take; learn.
- She is reading for the bar exam
verb learn by reading books; I must hit the books now"
study; hit the books.
- He is studying geology in his room
- I have an exam next week
verb think intently and at length, as for spiritual purposes
contemplate; study; meditate.
- He is meditating in his study
adjective produced or marked by conscious design or premeditation
- a studied smile
- a note of biting irony and studied insult"- V.L.Parrington
- Closely examined; read with diligence and attention; made the subject of study; well considered; as, a studied lesson.
- Well versed in any branch of learning; qualified by study; learned; as, a man well studied in geometry.
I shrewdly suspect that he is little studied of a theory of moral proportions.
- Premeditated; planned; designed; as, a studied insult. "Studied magnificence."
- Intent; inclined. Obs.
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