well-to-do

[ wel-tuh-doo ]SEE DEFINITION OF well-to-do

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WELL-TO-DO

It is the superintendent of the factory in our village—a man rich, or, at any rate, well-to-do.

At the present day the poor have more children than the well-to-do.

In France, especially, well-to-do people often limit their families to two.

And, are not the children of the well-to-do conscripted equally with the children of the poor?

Have the children of the well-to-do been backward in volunteering?

Those heathens will only come to God's house when they think He is well-to-do.

Almost all were the daughters of well-to-do parents, almost all had their homes in cities.

The houses are clean and tidy, and the people have a well-to-do look.

Later she dwindled to a prayer that she might capture a man who was "tol'able well-to-do."

Philip's own father was a well-to-do physician, named, of course, Dr. Bentley.

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