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well-fed

[wel-fed] /ˈwɛlˈfɛd/
adjective
1.
fat; plump.
Origin
1325-1375
1325-75; Middle English
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Examples for well-fed
  • Most of us in the well-fed world give little thought to where our food comes from or how it's grown.
  • For some time, scientists have known that animals kept on a strict diet live longer than their well-fed peers.
  • well-fed plants grow fast and large, shading out weeds and usually staying disease-free.
British Dictionary definitions for well-fed

well-fed

adjective (well fed when postpositive)
1.
having a nutritious diet; well nourished
2.
plump; fat
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