well-thought-of

well-thought-of
Synonyms and related words:
accepted, acclaimed, admired, admitted, adored, advocated, applauded, appreciated, approved, backed, creditable, cried up, esteemed, estimable, favored, favorite, held in esteem, held in respect, highly considered, highly esteemed, highly regarded, highly reputed, highly respectable, highly touted, honorable, honored, in favor, in good odor, in high esteem, in high favor, meritorious, much-admired, noble, popular, prestigious, prized, received, recommended, reputable, respectable, respected, revered, reverenced, reverend, supported, valued, venerable, venerated, well-considered, worshiped, worshipful, worthy

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • well thought of — ˌwell ˈthought of [well thought of] adjective respected, admired and liked • Their family has always been well thought of around here …   Useful english dictionary

  • well thought of — adj liked and admired by other people ▪ Her work is well thought of in academic circles …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • well-thought-of — adjective respected by many people: Ted is very well thought of here …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • well thought of — index popular, reputable Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • well-thought-of — well′ thought′ of adj. highly esteemed; of good repute • Etymology: 1570–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • well-thought-of — [wel′thôt′uv΄] adj. having a good reputation; of good repute …   English World dictionary

  • well-thought-of — adjective receiving deferential regard a respected family • Syn: ↑respected • Similar to: ↑reputable * * * adj respected, highly regarded, esteemed, venerated, admired, looked up to, honoured, revered ≠ despised, looked down on * * *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • well-thought-of — /wel thawt uv , ov /, adj. highly esteemed; of good reputation: a well thought of scholar; This new book is well thought of. [1570 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • well-thought-of — adjective Well esteemed or regarded highly. He is a well thought of and endearing old fellow …   Wiktionary

  • well-thought-of — adjective Date: 1576 being of good repute < a well thought of attorney > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • well-thought-of — adjective liked and admired by other people: Her work is well thought of in academic circles …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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