well-adjusted


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well-ad·just·ed

(wĕl′ə-jŭs′tĭd)
adj.
Mentally or emotionally stable; not troubled or distressed: a well-adjusted new student.

well-adjusted

adj (well adjusted when postpositive)
mentally and emotionally stable
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.well-adjusted - free from psychological disorder; "a well-adjusted personality"
adjusted - adjusted to demands of daily living; showing emotional stability
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well-adjusted

[ˌweləˈdʒʌstɪd] ADJequilibrado
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