well-to-do

[ wel-tuh-doo ]
/ ˈwɛl təˈdu /

adjective

prosperous; rich.

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Origin of well-to-do

First recorded in 1815–25
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British Dictionary definitions for well-to-do

well-to-do

adjective

moderately wealthy
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