well–to–do

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adjective \ˌwel-tə-ˈdü\

Definition of well–to–do

  1. :  having more than adequate financial resources :  prosperous <a well–to–do family>

1794

First Known Use of well–to–do

1794


WELL–TO–DO Defined for English Language Learners

well–to–do

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adjective \ˌwel-tə-ˈdü\

Definition of well–to–do for English Language Learners

  • : having plenty of money and possessions


WELL–TO–DO Defined for Kids

well–to–do

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adjective \ˌwel-tə-ˈdü\

Definition of well–to–do for Students

  1. :  having plenty of money and possessions <He comes from a well-to-do family.>


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