premeditated Definition

(of an action, especially a crime) planned or intended beforehand.

Using premeditated: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "premeditated" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The murder was premeditated and carefully planned.

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    He was found guilty of premeditated murder.

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    She had a premeditated strategy to win the game.

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    The theft was premeditated and executed with precision.

premeditated Synonyms and Antonyms


Summary: premeditated in Brief

The term 'premeditated' [priːˈmɛdɪteɪtɪd] refers to an action, especially a crime, that is planned or intended beforehand. It is often used in legal contexts, such as 'He was found guilty of premeditated murder.' Synonyms include 'deliberate,' 'calculated,' and 'intentional.'