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well groomed

Syllabification: well groomed

Definition of well groomed in English:

adjective

(Especially of a person) clean, tidy, and well dressed.
Example sentences
  • I'm not by nature a particularly well-groomed person.
  • The unshakeable belief that gloves were an important component in any well-groomed woman's wardrobe continued right up till the late 1960s.
  • At first sight the tall, well-groomed man, with his thick, wavy black hair and piercing blue eyes, slim and handsome in a new kilt, appeared to be quite a catch.

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