Meaning of -EDUCATED in English

-EDUCATED

transcription, транскрипция: [ -edʒʊkeɪtɪd ]

1.

-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.

COMB in ADJ

2.

-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.

COMB in ADJ

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