Synonyms of 'measured'
1 steadyDictionary, even, slow
They have to proceed at a measured pace.
the steady beat of the drums
It is important to have an even temperature when you work.
He moved in a slow, unhurried way.
a very regular beat
He conducted the interview in a dignified and professional manner.
Instead of moving at his usual stately pace, he was almost running.
This is a solemn occasion.
Lunch was a leisurely affair.
We set off again at a more sedate pace.
The islands are peaceful, with an unhurried pace of life.
2 consideredDictionary, planned, reasoned
Her more measured approach will appeal to voters.
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You can describe a clever or dishonest action as calculated when it is very carefully planned or arranged.
a calculated strategy for winning power
The attack was deliberate and unprovoked.
Thesaurus for measured from the Collins English Thesaurus
You use measured to describe something that is careful and deliberate.