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Adj.1.well-grooved - established as if settled into a groove or rut
constituted, established - brought about or set up or accepted; especially long established; "the established social order"; "distrust the constituted authority"; "a team established as a member of a major league"; "enjoyed his prestige as an established writer"; "an established precedent"; "the established Church"
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They do not see what is not obvious, are unable to do the unexpected, are incapable of adjusting their well-grooved lives to other and strange grooves.
What started off with a transfer embargo became a frustrating inability to turn pressure into wins, then developed into a well-grooved machine capable of upsetting the best teams in the division.
"Liverpool were solid in every position, their combinations well-grooved, every starting player blessed with the same intelligence, the same speed and spiky aggression."
As a result, argues Manyika, how we think about employment to sustain a middle-class lifestyle may need to expand "to include a broader set of possibilities for generating income'' compared with the traditional job with benefits and a well-grooved career path.
And as he prepared to face Dutch hotshot Michael van Gerwen in his opening group match at Wolverhampton Civic Hall, Waites, 34, insisted his game would be as well-grooved as his hacksaw's teeth.
And then we were inside a barrack and walking up the well-grooved stairs, worn down by dehumanised prisoners and Nazis just 60 years before .