well spent

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Definition of well spent

: worth having been used : worth the time money, etc. This computer wasn't cheap, but it was money well spent. Listening to her talk was time well spent.

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“Well spent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/well%20spent. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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