Definition of well-filed in English:

well-filed

adjective

  • Highly smoothed; having all roughness removed. In early use frequently figurative of speech, poetry, etc.: polished, polite.

Origin

Early 16th century; earliest use found in 2nd Baron Berners (c1467–1533), soldier, diplomat, and translator. From well + filed.

Pronunciation

well-filed

/ˌwɛlˈfʌɪld/