well–founded

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adjective well–found·ed \ˈwel-ˈfau̇n-dəd\

Definition of well–founded

  1. :  based on excellent reasoning, information, judgment, or grounds

1608

First Known Use of well–founded

1608


WELL–FOUNDED Defined for English Language Learners

well–founded

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adjective well–found·ed \ˈwel-ˈfau̇n-dəd\

Definition of well–founded for English Language Learners

  • : based on good reasoning, information, or judgment

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