Meaning of well established in English:

well established


  • Firmly established, especially because of a long existence.

    ‘his father was now well established in his career’
    ‘a well-established tradition’
    • ‘The well-established tradition for farmers to take the livestock for sale to their local auction market is now under threat.’
    • ‘They are all in well-established, popular community meeting centres, such as village shops and post offices.’
    • ‘The easy fusion of land, industry, and commerce was a well-established English tradition.’
    • ‘Self-regulation is now a well-established mechanism, though sometimes crudely driven by the state.’
    • ‘The sheep know their patch, fortunately, and follow well-established paths from one high point to another.’


well established