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adjective as in right or pleasingly formed

adjective as in correct according to rules of grammar

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I gave some examples of bad design and showed a picture of an infant with a well-formed tail to illustrate one example.

Black curls, tiny well formed hands and feet, and a sweet face that I can clearly remember today all these years later.

He was good-looking, as far as regularity of features and a well-formed figure went, but mentally not much to boast of.

Carlson went to his desk, sat down, stuck a slim cigar in his well formed lips.

It was a pleasant face, sun-bronzed and well-formed, with waving brown hair and eyes that could be gentle and compassionate.

The tobacco fields are faithfully tended, and the utmost pains taken to secure large, well-formed leaves.

His nose was large and aquiline, his mouth from his lips thin, and his chin well formed and powerful.

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On this page you'll find 18 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to well-formed, such as: shapely, symmetric, well-built, well-proportioned, attractive, and beautiful.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.