,well-`paid adjective
a well-paid person receives a good amount of money for work:
a well-paid driver/manager
a. a well-paid job pays a lot of money:
well-paid work/employment

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • well-paid — UK US /ˌwelˈpeɪd/ adjective ► used to describe a person or a job with a good salary: »Only relatively well paid people can afford to buy homes there. »well paid employees/executives/workers »He resigned from a safe and well paid job to start his… …   Financial and business terms

  • well paid — ˌwell ˈpaid 7 [well paid] adjective earning or providing a lot of money • well paid managers • The job is very well paid …   Useful english dictionary

  • well-paid — adj providing or receiving good wages ▪ a well paid job ▪ well paid executives …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • well-paid — well′ paid′ adj …   From formal English to slang

  • well-paid — also well paid ADJ GRADED If you say that a person or their job is well paid, you mean that they receive a lot of money for the work that they do. Kate was well paid and enjoyed her job... I have an interesting, well paid job, with opportunities… …   English dictionary

  • well-paid — UK / US adjective a) a well paid person receives a good amount of money for work a well paid driver/manager b) a well paid job pays a lot of money well paid work/employment …   English dictionary

  • well-paid — adjective providing or receiving good wages: a well paid job | well paid managers …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • well-paid — /ˈwɛl peɪd/ (say wel payd) adjective generously paid. Also, (especially in predicative use), well paid /wɛl ˈpeɪd/ (say wel payd) …  

  • well-paid — adj. Well paid is used with these nouns: ↑job, ↑work …   Collocations dictionary

  • well paid — see well paid …   English dictionary

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