Stated

  • (adj): Declared as fact; explicitly stated.
    Synonyms: declared

Famous quotes containing the word stated:

    There are moments when all anxiety and stated toil are becalmed in the infinite leisure and repose of nature.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    It is commonplace that a problem stated is well on its way to solution, for statement of the nature of a problem signifies that the underlying quality is being transformed into determinate distinctions of terms and relations or has become an object of articulate thought.
    John Dewey (1859–1952)

    It requires a surgical operation to get a joke well into a Scotch understanding. The only idea of wit, or rather that inferior variety of the electric talent which prevails occasionally in the North, and which, under the name of “Wut,” is so infinitely distressing to people of good taste, is laughing immoderately at stated intervals.
    Sydney Smith (1771–1845)