full-fledged

adjective \ ˈfu̇l-ˈflejd \
1 : fully developed : total, complete
  • a full-fledged biography
2 : having attained complete status
  • full-fledged lawyer
3 : full-blown 2
  • a full-fledged reunion

First Known Use of full-fledged

1579

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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FULL-FLEDGED Defined for English Language Learners

full-fledged

  • : fully developed

  • : meeting all the necessary requirements to be something



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