Definition of well-provided-for in US English:

well-provided-for

adjective

  • Well supplied with money, food, or other things necessary for a comfortable or healthy life; well-looked-after; well-off, wealthy; specifically that receives generous provision as a beneficiary of a will.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Benjamin Disraeli (1804–1881), prime minister and novelist. From well + provided + for.

Pronunciation

well-provided-for

/ˌwɛlprəˈvʌɪdɪdfɔː/