French translation of 'calculated'
1. (= deliberate) [insult, action] délibéré(e)
2. (= considered)
a calculated risk un risque calculé
not calculated to do sth
It’s a decision not calculated to ... C’est une décision qui n’est pas faite pour ...
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He calculated it would strike directly into the heart of Miami.MAMBO (1991)
He glanced at his watch; he had calculated he would be at Willington Hall by ten o'clock.A TROUT IN THE MILK (1991)
It was not a suggestion calculated to please the magistrate.A TROUT IN THE MILK (1991)
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British English: calculated ADJECTIVE
If something is calculated to have a particular effect, it is specially done or arranged in order to have that effect.
Their movements through the region were calculated to terrify landowners into abandoning their holdings.
Translation of calculated from the Collins English to French Dictionary