Definition of Actuated

1. Adjective. Moved to action. "A man actuated by unworthy desired"

Similar to: Motivated



Definition of Actuated

1. Verb. (past of actuate) ¹

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Definition of Actuated

1. actuate [v] - See also: actuate

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Actuated

actualize
actualized
actualizes
actualizing
actually
actualness
actuals
actuarial
actuarial analysis
actuarial table
actuarially
actuaries
actuarily
actuary
actuate
actuated (current term)
actuates
actuating
actuating(a)
actuation
actuations
actuator
actuators
actuopalynology
actuose
actuosity
acture
actures
acturience
actus rei

Literary usage of Actuated

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1. A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures, and Mines: Containing a Clear Exposition by Andrew Ure (1844)
"... actuated by a band from any first mover as usual, and the subordinate roller« « cylinders belonging to the carding engine, are all turned by pulleys, ..."

2. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon (1887)
"... two dependent kingdoms, he soon felt that a country is unsubdued as long as the minds of the people are actuated by an hostile and contumacious spirit. ..."

3. The Book of Days: A Miscellany of Popular Antiquities in Connection with the by Robert Chambers (1832)
"... who was not, as lias sometimes been represented, a low mercenary ruffian, but a gentleman of good family, actuated by a spirit of ferocious fanaticism. ..."

4. From Manassas to Appomattox: Memoirs of the Civil War in America by James Longstreet (1908)
"... Conduct of Officers—Allege- ment that One was actuated by Jealousy—Federals retire behind their Works—Laying the Confederate Lines about Knoxville. ..."

5. The New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge: Embracing by Johann Jakob Herzog, Philip Schaff, Albert Hauck (1911)
"... that he had never been actuated by vindictiveness, and urged him to seek the divine forgiveness and mercy. On the following day the sen- 6. ..."

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