follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

centered

[sen-terd] /ˈsɛn tərd/
adjective
1.
having a central axis:
a centered arc.
2.
equidistant from all bordering or adjacent areas; situated in the center:
The illustration was centered on the page.
3.
Printing. set above the base line at approximately the level of the hyphen:
a centered dot between syllables.
Origin
1580-1590
1580-90; center + -ed3
Related forms
uncentered, adjective
well-centered, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for un-centered

centered

/ˈsɛntəd/
adjective
1.
the US spelling of centred
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for centered

Most English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for un

2
4
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with un-centered

Nearby words for un-centered