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pre·med·i·tate

premeditate

 
 
pronunciation:
pri me dih teIt
part of speech: transitive verb & intransitive verb
inflections: premeditates, premeditating, premeditated
definition: to consider, plan, or arrange in advance.
The death was not an accident; there is clear evidence that the suspect premeditated this act.
derivations: premeditated (adj.), premeditative (adj.), premeditatedly (adv.)