Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Intermediate Dictionary
   
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
well-read

well·read

well-read

 
pronunciation:
wel red
features:
Word Explorer
part of speech: adjective
definition: having read much in one or a wide range of subjects; knowledgeable.
It takes a lot of time and effort to become a well-read person.
antonyms:
ignorant
similar words:
learned, literate
Word Explorer
See
  knowledge