well-balanced

adjective well-ba·lanced \ ˈwel-ˈba-lən(t)st \

Definition of well-balanced

1 : nicely or evenly balanced, arranged, or regulated
  • a well-balanced diet
  • a well-balanced attack in football
2 : emotionally or psychologically untroubled

First Known Use of well-balanced

circa 1616

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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WELL-BALANCED Defined for English Language Learners

well-balanced

Definition of well-balanced for English Language Learners

  • : having good or equal amounts of all the necessary parts of something


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well-balanced

adjective well-ba·lanced \ -ˈbal-ən(t)st \

medical Definition of well-balanced

1 : nicely or evenly balanced, arranged, or regulated
  • a well-balanced diet
2 : emotionally or psychologically untroubled

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