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well-placed

Pronunciation: /ˌwelˈpleɪst/

Translation of well-placed in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo (predicative/predicativo well placed)

  • [shot/throw] certero it's very well placed for the shops está muy bien situado or (in Latin America also/en América Latina también) ubicado con respecto a las tiendas he's well placed for promotion tiene buenas perspectivas de ascenso they're very well placed to influence the decision en su situación tienen muchas posibilidades de influir en la decisión
    Example sentences
    • Indeed, a subtle, well-placed question may be the most effective tactic you have.
    • I thought for a moment, thrown off course by Mally's well-placed question, one I hadn't addressed before now.
    • That way we will be well placed to take full advantage of the eventual economic upswing.

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