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WELL, JACOB'S
well-a-day
well-adjusted
well-advised
well-appointed
well-authenticated
well-balanced
well-behaved
well-being
Well-beloved
Well-born
well-bound
well-branched
well-brought-up
well-built
well-chosen
well-conditioned
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Well-bred definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

WELL-BRED, a. [well and bred.] Educated to polished manners; polite.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: of good upbringing [syn: well-bred, well-mannered]

Merriam Webster's

adjective Date: circa 1589 1. having or displaying good breeding ; refined 2. having a good pedigree <well-bred swine>

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Well-bred Well"-bred`, a. Having good breeding; refined in manners; polite; cultivated. I am as well-bred as the earl's granddaughter. --Thackera?.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

also well bred A well-bred person is very polite and has good manners. She was too well bred to want to hurt the little boy's feelings. = well-mannered ADJ

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

a. Refined, polished, polite, courteous, cultivated.

Moby Thesaurus

blue-blooded, cultivated, cultured, full-blooded, genteel, gentle, gentlemanlike, gentlemanly, highborn, highbred, ladylike, of good breed, polished, pur sang, pure-blooded, purebred, refined, thoroughbred, well-brought-up, wellborn




 


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