well-found (adj.) Old form(s): well found
of proven merit, of established reputation, commendable
AW II.i.102.1[Helena to King, of her father] In what he did profess, well found
TNK II.iv.27[Arcite to Theseus, explaining his presence at court] do my ablest service / To such a well-found wonder as thy worth [i.e. to someone of such high standing and known excellence]
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