well-heeled

adjective \ ˈwel-ˈhēld \

Definition of well-heeled

:having plenty of money :well-fixed

First Known Use of well-heeled

1871


WELL-HEELED Defined for English Language Learners

well-heeled

adjective

Definition of well-heeled for English Language Learners

  • : having plenty of money



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