Thesaurus / well-taught

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Music followed; Flora played nicely, Meta like a well-taught girl; Ethel went on musing over the engravings.

The Daisy ChainCharlotte Yonge

The well-taught, self-respecting daughters of farmers, the class most valuable in domestic service, gradually retired from it.

Household Papers and StoriesHarriet Beecher Stowe

The well-taught child will recognize the justice and necessity for the existing processes of life.

A small table under the looking-glass bore the library of a well-taught young woman of those times.

So early do well-taught Yankee children develop one qualification for the diaconate.

A Rambler's leaseBradford Torrey

Ellen's a fine match—a pretty girl, and clever, and well-taught—she'll play the piano to your friends.

Joanna GoddenSheila Kaye-Smith

Although but twelve years old, she was a well-taught and painstaking musician.

The family of the unsteady spendthrift workman is never a well-taught family.

But the rogue is a pretty swordsman; quick, well-taught, supple as an eel, and—I forgive him!

KaterfeltoG. J. Whyte-Melville

The little girl dared to tread where the older ones had been so well-taught to hold back.

Child and CountryWill Levington Comfort
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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.