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well-made

[wel-meyd] /ˈwɛlˈmeɪd/
adjective
1.
skillfully built or constructed:
a well-made sofa.
2.
strongly built; well-built:
sturdy, well-made youngsters.
Origin
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English
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  • Firstly, it must be a well-made verbal object that does honor to the language in which it is written.
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  • Griffin's scones are so light and moist that they fall between cake and a well-made muffin.
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British Dictionary definitions for well-made

well-made

adjective (well made when postpositive)
1.
made to a good or high standard
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