-educated

[[t]-e̱ʤʊkeɪtɪd[/t]]
1) COMB in ADJ -educated combines with nouns and adjectives to form adjectives indicating where someone was educated.

...the Oxford-educated son of a Liverpool merchant.

...an American-educated lawyer.

2) COMB in ADJ-GRADED -educated combines with adverbs to form adjectives indicating how much education someone has had and how good it was.

Many of the immigrants are well-educated.

...impoverished, undernourished, and ill-educated workers.


English dictionary. 2008.

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