#### calculated meaning in General Dictionary

resolved by calculation as computed tables for processing interest ascertained or conjectured as a consequence of calculation whilst the calculated place of a planet the calculated velocity of a cannon basketball

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- very carefully considered in advance
- resolved by calculation; as calculated tables for computing interest; ascertained or conjectured as a result of calculation; since, the calculated place of a planet; the calculated velocity of a cannon ball.
- Adapted by calculation, contrivance. or forethought to perform a purpose; as, to make use of arts calculated to deceive the folks.
- very likely to create a certain effect, whether intended or perhaps not; fitted; adjusted; suitable.

#### calculated meaning in Law Dictionary

Very carefully prepared or meant or (of an amount or quantity) mathematically exercised or measured.

#### calculated meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1863, "devised before you start," past participle adjective from determine. Earlier in the day, "suited, likely" (1722).

#### calculated meaning in Business Dictionary

1. Deliberate; intended; thought-out. "She spent several hours thinking over every small information, and her well-calculated program had been excessively effective." 2. The last tense of calculate.

#### Sentence Examples with the word calculated

These efforts to coerce the Dutch, though marred by partial failure, were, however, calculated to win for Joseph II.