well-to-do

  • 61 well-to-do — ADJ GRADED A well to do person is rich enough to be able to do and buy most of the things that they want. ...a rather well to do family of diamond cutters. ...two well educated girls from well to do homes. Syn: well off N PLURAL: the N The well… …

    English dictionary

  • 62 well — 1. adverb /wɛl/ a) Accurately, competently. He does his job well. b) Completely, fully. A well done steak. 2. adjective /wɛl/ a) …

    Wiktionary

  • 63 well — Synonyms and related words: ably, abysm, abyss, acceptably, adeptly, adequately, adroitly, agilely, all right, all the way, altogether, amply, appropriately, approvingly, aptly, aright, artfully, artificial lake, artistically, baths, bayou lake,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 64 well — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. healthy, robust, strong, hale, hearty, in good health. adv. rightly, properly; thoroughly, skillfully, accurately; amply, sufficiently, fully, adequately; favorably, worthily; very much; quite,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 65 well-to-do — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. comfortable, well off; prosperous, affluent, wealthy, rich. See money. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. wealthy, well off, prosperous; see rich 1 . See Synonym Study at rich . III (Roget s 3… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 66 well —   1. Good. Maika i, pono ahona.     He is well, makai i oia.     He works well, hana maika i ioa.     Well done, mo a le a (cooked); maika i ka hana (well executed).   2. Source of water. Luawai, wai eli.     Artesian well, luawai aniani.     To… …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • 67 well — See door well rim well rim well base seat well spare wheel well wheel well …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 68 well-to-do — adjective in fortunate circumstances financially; moderately rich they were comfortable or even wealthy by some standards easy living a prosperous family his family is well situated financially well to do members of the community • Syn: ↑ …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 69 WELL — The Whole Earth Lectronic Link, обычно сокращаемое до The WELL, это одно из старейших сетевое сообщество (основано в 1985) продолжающее действовать. Сейчас в нём около 4000 членов. См. также Дигерати Ссылки The WELL The WELL Gopher  retained as a …

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  • 70 Well — Recorded in several spellings including Well, Wells, Welman, Wellman and Wellsman, this is an English surname. It has a number of possible origins topographical, locational, or even job descriptive. If locational, it originates from any of the… …

    Surnames reference

  • 71 well-to-do — Synonyms and related words: abounding in riches, affluent, big rich, comfortable, disgustingly rich, easy, fat, flush, frightfully rich, in funds, in the money, independent, independently rich, independently wealthy, loaded, luxurious, made of… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 72 Well... — For the song of the same name by Frankie Goes to Hollywood, see here. Well... Studio album by Katey Sagal …

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  • 73 Well — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sommaire 1 Informatique 2 Lingerie 3 To …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 74 well-to-do — 1. noun wealthy people 2. adjective rich; prosperous Syn: affluent, flush, loaded, wealthy, well fi …

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  • 75 Well — is a mining tunnel of a round hole in diameter many times less than its length, which is formed in a rock mass by means of drilling and casing without people access with a pre designated 3D position. The upper part of a well is called a wellhead …

    Glossary of Oil and Gas

  • 76 well up — v. (D; intr.) to well up with (her eyes welled up with tears) * * * (D; intr.) to well up with (her eyes well uped up with tears) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 77 well — English has two distinct words well, both of ancient ancestry. The adverb, ‘satisfactorily’ [OE], has relatives throughout the Germanic languages (German wohl, Dutch wel, Swedish väl, and Danish vel), and probably goes back ultimately to the Indo …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 78 well-to-do — adjective her well to do Uncle Leroy Syn: wealthy, rich, affluent, moneyed, well off, prosperous, comfortable, propertied; informal rolling in it, in the money, loaded, well heeled, flush, made of money, on easy street See note at wealthy …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 79 well-in — /ˈwɛl ɪn/ (say wel in) adjective Colloquial 1. having influential friends; well connected. 2. favourably placed: you re well in there with the new boss. Also, (especially in predicative use), well in /wɛl ˈɪn/ (say wel in) …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 80 well-to-do — /ˈwɛl tə du / (say wel tuh dooh) (especially in predicative use) /wɛl tə ˈdu / (say wel tuh dooh) adjective 1. having a sufficiency of means for comfortable living, well off, or prosperous. 2. characterised by or showing a comfortable sufficiency …

    Australian English dictionary