Definition of well-digested in US English:



  • 1Produced by or reflecting careful thought or consideration; well thought-out.

  • 2Designating food that has undergone the process of digestion well or fully, or on which the process of digestion is nearly complete.

  • 3Of manure, compost, or sewage sludge: fully or largely decomposed.


Mid 16th century (in an earlier sense). From well + digested.