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Definitions of controlled

  1.   restrained or managed or kept within certain bounds; " controlled emotions"; " the controlled release of water from reservoirs"
  2.   of Control
  3.   curbed or regulated; " controlled emotions"

Quotes of controlled

  1. The Covenant of the League of Nations had envisaged sponsoring only the protection of certain categories of men: national minorities and populations of territories controlled by other countries. – Rene Cassin

Usage examples for controlled

  1. Once more he seemed on the point of giving way to a paroxysm of rage, but controlled himself and said, sullenly: " I suppose I may thank you for my imprisonment from first to last." ” – Madeline Payne, the Detective's Daughter by Lawrence L. Lynch
  2. He shook with his emotion; Riley Sinclair shook with controlled laughter. ” – The Rangeland Avenger by Max Brand
  3. “ Frederick stepped backward, and his brow darkened; but he controlled his impatience, and drew near his sister with a kindly smile, and gently raising her from her knees, he led her to the divan. ” – Berlin and Sans-Souci by Louise Muhlbach
  4. Franklin Kane controlled the signs of his own emotion, which was deep. ” – Franklin Kane by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  5. It was fully a minute before Tommy controlled his sobs and hugged him round the neck. ” – Frank of Freedom Hill by Samuel A. Derieux