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English definition of “disciplined”

disciplined

adjective     /ˈdɪsəplɪnd/
able to carefully control the way that you work, live, or behave, especially to achieve a goal: a disciplined managerdisciplined with sth If you're disciplined with your money you could pay off a credit card within six months.
(Definition of disciplined adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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