centered centered  /ˈsɛn tərd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) being or placed in the center

Usage(s):

  1. She tells Vogue that politicians are drawn to become self-centered pricks: Politicians become disconnected from the way everyone else lives in the world.
  2. In the videos, the camera remains centered on a computer desktop and follows Donnie's cursor as he conducts mock tutorials on how to use the photo-altering application.
  3. In much of the West, with its long seismic faults and Yellowstone-centered hot spots, it is for humans a sublimely tenuous coexistence with the earth's fickle tectonic temperaments.

News

  1. Children were focus of former teacher and mother of 11

    Life centered on children for Patricia Hegert, a former school teacher and mother of 11. The longtime Orlando resident started teaching shortly after high school at a small schoolhouse in Nebraska. There was one classroom, and she taught all grades.        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Orlando Sentinel

  2. NavigationArts Establishes Digital Presence for the National Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

    NavigationArts, a Digital Agency centered in User Experience, is excited to announce the strategic partnership with the National Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation and the launch of their new website.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Achieving Person and Family-Centered Health Systems Explored During Conference in Niagara Falls

    What: National Health Leadership Conference 2013, From rhetoric to action: Achieving person and family-centered health systems
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. Obama said he is "no doubt progressive," and that "the notion that somehow that's me trying to look like I'm more centered - more centrist - is just not true."
    on Jul 9, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: FOXNews

  2. "This can't be the evil we don't speak about," Peter King said. "Any testimony on homeland security should be centered around the threat of terrorism and what we're doing to combat it."
    on Feb 24, 2009 By: Peter King Source: FOXNews

  3. "It's allowed me to get centered with my music in a way I don't think I've ever felt before," a fit and youthful-looking Urban said during a recent interview. "Obviously, I've played music all my life and I love doing it and it's my life....
    on Mar 30, 2009 By: Keith Urban Source: Newsweek

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