Meaning of well-seasoned in English:


Pronunciation /ˌwɛlˈsiːznd/


  • 1Of food or drink: skilfully, properly, or thoroughly enhanced with seasoning, giving a good flavour.

  • 2Of a material: fully matured or prepared for use; especially (of timber) thoroughly dried and hardened.

  • 3Having extensive experience in a particular activity or occupation; well-practised, much experienced.


Late Middle English; earliest use found in Hull Bench Book 3. From well + seasoned.