adjective Date: 1639 1. well-supported financially ; well-fixed 2. having large breasts

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  • well-endowed — well en|dowed [ ,wel ın daud ] adjective 1. ) VERY INFORMAL a well endowed woman has large breasts, and a well endowed man has large sexual organs: It was a not too subtle photograph of an extremely well endowed lady. 2. ) having a lot of… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • well-endowed — well en dowed adj informal 1.) a woman who is well endowed has large breasts often used humorously 2.) a man who is well endowed has a large ↑penis often used humorously …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • well-endowed — 1680s, with ample material endowments, from WELL (Cf. well) (adv.) + pp. of ENDOW (Cf. endow). Sexual sense is attested from 1951 …   Etymology dictionary

  • well-endowed — [wel′en doud′] adj. 1. Informal BUILT (adj. ) 2. Slang WELL HUNG …   English World dictionary

  • well-endowed — well′ endowed′ adj …   From formal English to slang

  • well endowed — ► ADJECTIVE 1) having plentiful supplies of a resource. 2) informal, humorous (of a man) having large genitals. 3) informal, humorous (of a woman) large breasted …   English terms dictionary

  • well-endowed — 1) ADJ GRADED If someone says that a woman is well endowed, they mean that she has large breasts. If someone says that a man is well endowed, they mean that he has a large penis. People often use this expression if they are trying to be polite. I …   English dictionary

  • well-endowed — UK [ˌwel ɪnˈdaʊd] / US adjective 1) having a lot of something that people admire or want, for example money, beauty, or intelligence Jean Pierre is endearing but not well endowed in the brains department. a well endowed university/hospital (=… …   English dictionary

  • well-endowed — adjective informal or humorous 1 a woman who is well endowed has large breasts 2 a man who is well endowed has a large penis (=sex organ) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • well-endowed — /ˈwɛl əndaʊd/ (say wel uhndowd) adjective 1. (of a college, institution, etc.) well provided with monies. 2. Colloquial (of a woman) bosomy. 3. Colloquial (of a man) having large genitals. Also, (especially in predicative use), well endowed /wɛl… …   Australian English dictionary

  • well endowed —    having large genitals or breasts    It is unlikely that a female so described will bring a dowry to the marriage settlement. The possession of such characteristics is known as endowment:     ... she was probably as pretty, if considerably less …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

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