Origin of well-dressed
Examples from the Web for well-dressed
In front of this strange structure are two blank-faced, well-dressed models showing off the latest in European minimalism.New York’s Most Tragic Ghost Loves Minimalist Swedish Fashion|Nina Strochlic|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
A well-dressed young man engaged him in conversation, and mentioned that he was a musician.Death Metal Angola: Heavy Metal in War-Torn Africa|Nina Strochlic|November 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“This poor guy has a pea coat on,” he says, pointing to a well-dressed youngster in the front row.Dan Malloy Is Progressives’ Dream Governor. So Why Isn’t He Winning?|David Freedlander|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Handsome and well-dressed, he was happily in his second marriage, to Winnie, a beautiful and glamorous social worker.Mandela, My Source: One Journalist’s Memory of Clandestine Meetings|Benjamin Pogrund|December 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The caller told him of seeing a well-dressed man and woman carrying the cooler in the vicinity of where it had been found.
At the end of the reading, all eyes were directed to the well-dressed and gentlemanly-looking Adolphus.
Sunday I shall go to walk with Votini, the well-dressed boy who is always polishing himself up, and who is so envious of Derossi.Cuore (Heart)|Edmondo De Amicis
Some well-dressed men, in a state of strong drink, were boasting of their respective places of nativity.The Complete Works of Artemus Ward|Charles Farrar Browne (AKA Artemus Ward)
She would have turned then and there and flown but for the swift picture she had of a well-dressed man at a table.The Million Dollar Mystery|Harold MacGrath
A smart, well-dressed sailor sat at the table, his head bent over books and papers, apparently doing exercises by candle-light.Johnny Ludlow, Fourth Series|Mrs. Henry Wood