well-dressed

ADJECTIVE
  1. having tasteful clothing and being scrupulously neat
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How To Use well-dressed In A Sentence

  • Several well-dressed older women shot them disdainful looks before looking away, noses upturned.
  • Typical of such cases is that of a well-dressed man in his 70s found outside a local hospital. Times, Sunday Times
  • Being a well-dressed man is a career, and he who goes in for it has no time for anything else. 
  • The Tibetans gathered about him and one of them, well-dressed in pulu, having in his hand a prayer-wheel, profusely invited him to enter the tent to drink tea, the others seconding the invitation. With the Tibetans in Tent and Temple: Narrative of Four Years' Residence on the Tibetan Borders, and of a Journey into the Far Interior
  • Aspirations to elegance, with well-dressed tables and crystal chandeliers, are instantly destroyed if the carpet screams at the guests.
  • Being a well-dressed man is a career, and he who goes in for it has no time for anything else. 
  • It had bright dazzling lights and well-dressed window displays that were always stocked full of fascinating and unusual merchandise.
  • She had looked so exceptionally well-dressed the previous evening he had supposed that what she called ruin was comparative affluence, for Bruce had not yet learned that clothes are unsafe standards by which to judge the resources of city folks, just as on the plains and in the mountains faded overalls and a ragged shirt are equally untrustworthy guides to a man's financial rating. The Man from the Bitter Roots
  • I must own myself astonished to see that well-dressed young fellow in a full-bottomed wig, appearing in the middle of the sea, and without any visible concern taking snuff. The Scandal of the Season
  • He was always well-dressed and had this presence about him. Sir Alf: A Major Reappraisal of the Life and Times of England's Greatest Football Manager
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