- highly experienced, practiced, or skilled; very knowledgeable; learned: He is a well-versed scholar on the subject of biblical literature.
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Audiences are well-versed in these sort of characters and expect a lot from them.David Fincher, Beau Willimon & Kate Mara On Netflix’s ‘House of Cards’
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My companion, well-versed in English soon made a few acquaintances.The Shield
And he was strong, and handsome, and well-versed in (the knowledge of) horses, and possessed of every desirable accomplishment.Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa Bk. 3 Pt. 1
And he was well-versed in holy writ and was equal to Vrihaspati in wisdom.The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa Bk. 3 Pt. 2
Translated by Kisari Mohan Ganguli
Hlskamp is not only a critic, but also well-versed in philology, exegesis, and ecclesiastical history.
As a brilliant conversationalist and well-versed political economist he has few rivals in his country.The Philippine Islands
- comprehensively knowledgeable (about), acquainted (with), or skilled (in)
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