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well-taken

[wel-tey-kuh n] /ˈwɛlˈteɪ kən/
adjective
1.
soundly logical; worthy of consideration:
Her advice is well-taken.
Origin of well-taken
1755-1765
First recorded in 1755-65
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  • We hope that this friendly argument has been well-taken by all concerned and will cause no hard feelings.

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