adjective (well regulated when postpositive)
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Words nearby well-regulated
Example sentences from the Web for well-regulated
First, the Second Amendment itself includes a preamble referring to the necessity of a “well-regulated militia.”
Accidents happen even in well-regulated industries that are run by careful, caring human beings.The Most Dangerous Substance in America May Be Fertilizer|Megan McArdle|April 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And remember the 2nd amendment refers to a "well-regulated" militia.
Both of these elements govern a well-regulated household, and both should sway the political destinies of the entire human family.
In a well-regulated State, no doubt, passion is a bore, and this is just the aspect which it takes to a highly regulated woman.Modern Women and What is Said of Them|Anonymous
The neglect of well-supported, well-regulated hospitals, has recoiled on the Spaniards.Gatherings From Spain|Richard Ford
In every town well-stocked and well-regulated markets are held.The World and Its People: Book VII|Anna B. Badlam
Have the Dalbergs no ghost such as is appurtenant to all well-regulated royal families?The Colonel of the Red Huzzars|John Reed Scott