well-turned

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adjective \ ˈwel-ˈtərnd \

Definition of well-turned

1 :symmetrically shaped or rounded :shapely
2 :concisely and appropriately expressed
  • a well-turned phrase
3 :expertly rounded or turned
  • a well-turned column

First Known Use of well-turned

1592


WELL-TURNED Defined for English Language Learners

well-turned

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Definition of well-turned for English Language Learners

  • : expressed in a proper or skillful way


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