English dictionary

well-intentioned meaning and definition

Definition and meaning of well-intentioned at MeaningMonkey.org. well-intentioned meaning and definition in the English Dictionary.


Definition of well-intentioned (adjective)

  1. marked by good intentions though often producing unfortunate results
    • "a well-intentioned but clumsy waiter"; "a well-meaning but tactless fellow"; "the son's well-meaning efforts threw a singular chill upon the father's admirers"- S.W.Maughm; "blunt but well-meant criticism"
    • synonyms: well-meaning, well-meant
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

If you find this page useful, share it with others! It would be a great help. Thank you!


Link to this page: