adjective (well tried when postpositive)
Examples from the Web for well-tried
All prejudices gave way before his uncommon intelligence, well-tried virtues, and courteous dignity of manner.The Freedmen's Book|Lydia Maria Child
A new combination of well-tried remedies of especial value in pertussis and other spasmodic coughs.
She knew her capabilities, well-tried in some sixty odd years of unprotected spinsterhood.The Backwoodsmen|Charles G. D. Roberts
Her captain—André Ranc—was a keen fighter and a man of well-tried courage.Famous Privateersmen and Adventurers of the Sea|Charles H. L. Johnston
And we have been feted and wined and dined as only mortals may be, who have fallen among long-time and well-tried friends.In to the Yukon|William Seymour Edwards