well-kept


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well-kept

adj (well kept when postpositive)
maintained in good condition: the front lawns are well kept.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.well-kept - kept in good conditionwell-kept - kept in good condition    
preserved - kept intact or in a particular condition
2.well-kept - of placeswell-kept - of places; characterized by order and neatness; free from disorder; "even the barn was shipshape"; "a trim little sailboat"
tidy - marked by order and cleanliness in appearance or habits; "a tidy person"; "a tidy house"; "a tidy mind"
Translations

well-kept

[ˌwelˈkept] ADJ [secret,] → bien guardado; [garden] → bien cuidado; [house] → bien conservado

well-kept

[ˌwɛlˈkɛpt] adj (house, grounds) → ben tenuto/a; (secret) → ben custodito/a; (hair, hands) → ben curato/a
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By the e-mails and calls following the seminar, the topic certainly was weir-received and underscored how providing great all-around service, well-kept facilities and grounds, and good food service can play a critical role in admission and retention.
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