attractively equipped, arranged, or furnished, especially for comfort or convenience: a well-appointed room.

Origin of well-appointed

First recorded in 1520–30
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Related Words for well-appointed

luxurious, well-equipped, well-furnished

Examples from the Web for well-appointed

Contemporary Examples of well-appointed

  • And not to traditional boring embassy functions or the well-appointed homes of desperate hostesses either.

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    First Food Critics

    Sandra McElwaine

    May 30, 2009

  • The Obamas and the Bidens, you may recall, journeyed to their inauguration last week on a well-appointed private railway car.

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    The Grounding of CEOs

    Tina Brown

    January 29, 2009

Historical Examples of well-appointed

British Dictionary definitions for well-appointed


adjective (well appointed when postpositive)

well equipped or furnished; properly supplied
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