Definition of "disciplined" []

  • Possessing or indicative of discipline: a dancer's disciplined body; a disciplined set of work habits. (adjective)
  • Showing discipline and self-control in one's actions (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved. (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "disciplined" in a sentence
  • "Robert says things like, Ruaridh, try what I call 'disciplined micro-concentration' on presentation."
  • "The word 'disciplined' ... is conceding that there used to be a problem, he said, adding that a publicly funded procurement could benefit Bombardier, owner of Britain's last remaining train factory, because it will not have to provide guarantees on private financing."
  • "It has been a strong supporter of the outgoing military government, which ruled Burma since 1988 in what they described as a "disciplined democracy.""
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