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well–thought–of

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adjective \wel-ˈthȯt-ˌəv, -ˌäv\

Simple Definition of well–thought–of

  • : having a good reputation

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of well–thought–of

  1. :  being of good repute <a well–thought–of attorney>

1576

First Known Use of well–thought–of

1576

Rhymes with well–thought–of


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