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Synonyms

educated

adjective

an educated person has received a good education and has a lot of knowledge

knowledgeable

adjective

knowing a lot about many different subjects or about one particular subject

trained

adjective

someone who is trained for a profession or job has all the necessary skills and qualifications

learned

adjective

a learned person knows a lot about one or more subjects, especially academic subjects

intellectual

adjective

well educated and interested in art, science, literature etc at an advanced level

qualified

adjective

able to do something, because you have the knowledge, skill, or experience that is needed

literate

adjective

able to read and write

well-read

adjective

someone who is well read has read many books and has a lot of knowledge

scholarly

adjective

someone who is scholarly knows a lot about a particular subject or studies something seriously

worldly-wise

adjective

a worldly-wise person has a lot of experience and knowledge of life

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certificated

adjective

a certificated professional person has done all the training they officially need to do. The usual American word is certified.

cultivated

adjective

a cultivated person is well educated and knows how to behave politely

cultured

adjective

someone who is cultured is well educated and knows a lot about music, literature, and other arts

educated

adjective

used about the standard to which someone has been educated

educated

adjective

used about the place or way in which someone was educated

erudite

adjective

formal someone who is erudite has a lot of knowledge because they have read or studied a lot

fully-fledged

adjective

completely trained

informed

adjective

involving people who have a lot of knowledge

literate

adjective

having a good knowledge of literature

literate

adjective

having a good understanding of a particular subject

mechanical

adjective

informal used about someone who is good at understanding machines and working with them

middlebrow

adjective

used about people who like this type of entertainment

middlebrow

adjective

middlebrow books, television programmes, and other forms of entertainment are those that most people like and understand, and are less simple than lowbrow ones and more simple than highbrow ones

overqualified

adjective

more experienced and educated than you need to be to do a particular job

resident

adjective

humorous used for referring to someone in your group who knows a lot about a particular subject

seasoned

adjective

experienced in a particular activity or job

sophisticated

adjective

knowing and understanding a lot about a complicated subject

well-bred

adjective

someone who is well bred has been taught good manners and given a good education and is often from a high social class

well-educated

adjective

someone who is well-educated has a lot of knowledge about many subjects, usually because they have studied a lot at college or university

well-grounded

adjective

a well-grounded person has studied and read a lot about a particular subject

well-informed

adjective

a well-informed person knows a lot about a subject or a situation

well-versed

adjective

very educated about a particular subject

wise beyond your years

with more knowledge and experience than most people have at your age

worldly

adjective

a worldly person has a lot of experience and knowledge of life

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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