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Definition of well set in English:


1(Of a construction) firmly established; solidly fixed or arranged: ordinary fence posts, however well set, will not answer for permanent braces
1.1 (also well-set-up) (Of a person) strongly built: a well-set-up figure for a man of fifty-five
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  • Presently the other girls met Liz walking proudly along Brook Street with a big, well-set-up young fellow.
  • One of the troopers was a well-set-up, affable, cool young man, who called himself O'Roon.
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