well-taught


adjective(well taught when postpositive)
  1. having been shown, tutored, or instructed in a successful manner

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How to use well-taught in a sentence

  • Music followed; Flora played nicely, Meta like a well-taught girl; Ethel went on musing over the engravings.

    The Daisy Chain | Charlotte Yonge
  • A respectable minority of these, say one-fourth or one-third, had been well taught—a few admirably.

    The Education of American Girls | Anna Callender Brackett
  • Why not disregard all false notions of gentility, (p. 175) and have each child well taught a manual trade?

  • He had been well taught by Monaletta, the degree of importance which they attached to the security of their mystic rites.

    The Lily and the Totem | William Gilmore Simms
  • And I am right heavy of her distress, for she is a full fair maiden, good and gentle, and well taught.