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lettered

[let-erd] /ˈlɛt ərd/
adjective
1.
educated or learned.
2.
of, relating to, or characterized by learning or literary culture.
3.
marked with or as if with letters.
Origin
1275-1325
1275-1325; Middle English; see letter1, -ed3
Related forms
well-lettered, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for well-lettered

lettered

/ˈlɛtəd/
adjective
1.
well educated in literature, the arts, etc
2.
literate
3.
of or characterized by learning or culture
4.
printed or marked with letters
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Word Origin and History for well-lettered

lettered

adj.

"literate," c.1300, from letter (n.). Meaning "inscribed" is from 1660s.

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