well-grounded


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well-ground·ed

(wĕl′groun′dĭd)
adj.
1. Adequately versed in a subject.
2. Having a sound basis; well-founded.
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well-grounded

adj (well grounded when postpositive)
1. (Education) well instructed in the basic elements of a subject
2. another term for well-founded
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well′-ground′ed



adj.
1. based on good reasons; well-founded: well-grounded suspicions.
2. well or thoroughly instructed in the basic principles of a subject: well-grounded in mathematics.
[1325–75]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.well-grounded - logically valid; "a sound argument"
valid - well grounded in logic or truth or having legal force; "a valid inference"; "a valid argument"; "a valid contract"
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well-grounded

adjective
1. Possessing, proceeding from, or exhibiting good judgment and prudence:
2. Based on good judgment, reasoning, or evidence:
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Translations

well-grounded

[ˌwɛlˈgraʊndɪd] adjben fondato/a
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