well–turned

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adjective \ˈwel-ˈtərnd\

Definition of well–turned

  1. 1 :  symmetrically shaped or rounded :  shapely

  2. 2 :  concisely and appropriately expressed <a well–turned phrase>

  3. 3 :  expertly rounded or turned <a well–turned column>

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First Known Use of well–turned

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WELL–TURNED Defined for English Language Learners

well–turned

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adjective \ˈwel-ˈtərnd\

Definition of well–turned for English Language Learners

  • : expressed in a proper or skillful way


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