Etymology
Advertisement

well-read (adj.)

1590s, from well (adv.) + read (adj.).

Others are reading

Advertisement
Advertisement
Definitions of well-read

well-read (adj.)
well informed or deeply versed through reading;
well-read in medieval history
respect for a well-read man
well-read (adj.)
highly educated; having extensive information or understanding;
Synonyms: knowing / knowledgeable / learned / lettered / well-educated
From wordnet.princeton.edu