well-groomed
adjective Date: 1840 1. well-dressed and scrupulously neat <
well-groomed men
>
2. made neat, tidy, and attractive down to the smallest details <
a well-groomed lawn
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • well-groomed — well′ groomed′ adj. 1) having the hair, skin, etc., well cared for; well dressed, clean, and neat: a well groomed young man[/ex] 2) (of an animal) tended, cleaned, combed, etc., with great care 3) carefully cared for; neat; tidy: a well groomed… …   From formal English to slang

  • well-groomed — [wel′gro͞omd′] adj. 1. carefully cared for [a well groomed horse, a well groomed lawn] 2. clean and neat; carefully washed, combed, dressed, etc …   English World dictionary

  • well-groomed — adj someone who is well groomed looks very neat and clean …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • well-groomed — adjective a well groomed person or animal has a clean and neat appearance …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • well groomed — ˌwell ˈgroomed [well groomed] adjective (of a person) looking clean, neat and carefully dressed …   Useful english dictionary

  • well-groomed — also well groomed ADJ GRADED A well groomed person is very neat and tidy, and looks as if they have taken care over their appearance. ...well groomed young men in expensive suits …   English dictionary

  • well-groomed — /wel groohmd , groomd /, adj. 1. having the hair, skin, etc., well cared for; well dressed, clean, and neat: a well groomed young man. 2. (of an animal) tended, cleaned, combed, etc., with great care. 3. carefully cared for; neat; tidy: a well… …   Universalium

  • well groomed — see well groomed …   English dictionary

  • well-groomed — adjective having a very neat, clean appearance: a well groomed businesswoman …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • well-groomed — UK / US adjective a well groomed person or animal has a clean and tidy appearance …   English dictionary

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