well-connected


well-connected
/ˈwɛl-kənɛktəd / (say 'wel-kuhnektuhd)

adjective
1. having important, powerful, or influential relatives.
2. having useful connections with influential people.
Also, (especially in predicative use), well connected /wɛl kəˈnɛktəd/ (say wel kuh'nektuhd).

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • well-connected — well con nected adj someone who is well connected knows a lot of powerful important people …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • well-connected — well con nected adjective a well connected person knows a lot of people who are important or have influence …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • well connected — ˌwell conˈnected [well connected] adjective (formal) (of a person) having important or rich friends or relatives …   Useful english dictionary

  • well-connected — also well connected ADJ GRADED Someone who is well connected has important or influential relatives or friends …   English dictionary

  • well-connected — adjective connected by blood or close acquaintance with people of wealth or social position a well connected Edinburgh family • Similar to: ↑connected …   Useful english dictionary

  • well connected — see well connected …   English dictionary

  • well-connected — UK / US adjective a well connected person knows a lot of people who are important or have influence …   English dictionary

  • well-connected — well′ connect′ed adj …   From formal English to slang

  • well-connected — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • well-connected — adjective Having close connections with people of wealth or social standing …   Wiktionary


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