2. [syn: knowing, knowledgeable, learned, lettered, well-educated, well-read]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Well-read \Well"-read`\, a.
Of extensive reading; deeply versed; -- often followed by in.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: well informed or deeply versed through reading; "respect
for a well-read man"; "well-read in medieval history"
2: highly educated; having extensive information or
understanding; "knowing instructors"; "a knowledgeable
critic"; "a knowledgeable audience" [syn: knowing,
knowledgeable, learned, lettered, well-educated,
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
19 Moby Thesaurus words for "well-read":
acquainted with, at home in, at home with, conversant with,
familiar with, informed in, intimate with, master of,
proficient in, strong in, up on, versed in, well-educated,
well-grounded, well-informed, well-posted, well-read in,
well-versed, widely read