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Scientific research involves going beyond the well-trodden and well-tested ideas and theories that form the core of scientific knowledge. During the time scientists are working things out, some results will be right, and others will be wrong. Over time, the right results will emerge.
Lisa Randall

Meaning of "well-trodden" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF WELL-TRODDEN

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WELL-TRODDEN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Well-Trodden is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES WELL-TRODDEN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of well-trodden in the English dictionary

The definition of well-trodden in the dictionary is much frequented or used by walkers, travellers, etc.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WELL-TRODDEN

well-taught
well-tempered
well-thought-of
well-thought-out
well-thumbed
well-timed
well-to-do
well-trained
well-travelled
well-treated
well-tried
well-turned
well-understood
well-upholstered
well-used
well-versed
well-wisher
well-wishing
well-woman
well-woman clinic

WORDS THAT END LIKE WELL-TRODDEN

all of a sudden
downtrodden
Flodden
forbidden
godden
hidden
hodden
ledden
madden
midden
overridden
re-trodden
redden
ridden
shodden
sodden
sudden
trodden
unsodden
untrodden

Synonyms and antonyms of well-trodden in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «well-trodden» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WELL-TRODDEN

Find out the translation of well-trodden to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of well-trodden from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «well-trodden» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

良好的践踏
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

bien trillado
570 millions of speakers

English

well-trodden
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अच्छी तरह से दलित
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

- مداس جيدا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

проторенному
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

bem trilhado
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ভালভাবে নিষ্পিষ্ট
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

bien battue
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Baik yang dilalui
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

ausgetretenen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

よく踏ま
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

잘 다져진
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Apik-trodden
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

cũng bị chà đạp
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நன்கு உட்படுத்தப்பட்ட
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

विखुरलेला
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

İyi trodden
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ben battuta -
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

wydeptana
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

второваним
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

bine - bătătorit
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

καλά - πεπατημένη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

goed vasgetrap
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

väl upptrampade
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

godt opptråkket
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of well-trodden

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WELL-TRODDEN»

The term «well-trodden» is regularly used and occupies the 95.992 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WELL-TRODDEN» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about well-trodden

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QUOTES WITH «WELL-TRODDEN»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word well-trodden.
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Lisa Randall
Scientific research involves going beyond the well-trodden and well-tested ideas and theories that form the core of scientific knowledge. During the time scientists are working things out, some results will be right, and others will be wrong. Over time, the right results will emerge.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WELL-TRODDEN»

Discover the use of well-trodden in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to well-trodden and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Well Trodden Paths: A Diary
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
May Kenny, 2012
2
Golden Garland of Eloquence - Vol. 1:
There is the Well-trodden Path Defense of the three Perfection of Wisdom [Stras] with twenty-nine manuscript divisions translated by the great translator Yeshey De, and the Well-trodden Path Defense of the Hundred Thousand alone.
Tsong kha pa, 2008
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New Footsteps in Well-Trodden Ways
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
Katherine Eleanor Conway, 2010
4
Real - Ezra to Malachi
2.8 He protects the well-trodden routes of decision, and he puts a boundary fence around the route of his kind ones, to guard it. 2.9 At that time, you* shall discern justice, and judgment, and being on the level - yeah, every good well-trodden ...
Hadarel Corporation
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Untitled
2 describes a set of actions that many people have done or a subject that many people have dealt with previously: The survey showed that people become managers by well-trodden paths. well-turned /%wel"t3;nd/ /-"t;nd/ adjective cleverly ...
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Statutes Passed in the Parliaments Held in Ireland: 1782-1785
... makes oath, that it was properly manufactured, well trodden, screened and cleansed from dirt and other impurities, whereby the said malt is obliged to be trodden, screened, and so forth, in the city of Dublin, and a great additional expence is ...
Ireland, 1794
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Rebuilding the Church: Pope Francis and After
I believe that there is a well-trodden path that the Church commonly follows when she moves from one position to a new one. As I wrote in my earlier article, this path has five stages. The movement is: Stage One—not mentioned Stage ...
Joseph Stanley
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Statutes Passed in the Parliaments Held in Ireland ... from ...
... makes oath, that it was properly manufactured, well trodden, screened and cleansed from dirt and other impurities, whereby the said malt is obliged to be trodden, screened, and so forth, in the city of Dublin, and a great additional expence is ...
Ireland, 1794
9
Trying to Catch the Wind: Memoir of a Love That Was More ...
chapter. Four. Changing. Direction/Walking. the. Well-Trodden. Path. I applied for a job at a supermarket chain called Super Duper and was hired as a stock boy. I also completed my two courses in night school and quickly enrolled in summer ...
Josef N. Ferri, 2013
10
Arts de Faire
It is true that the operations of walking on can be traced on city maps in such a way as to transcribe their paths (here well-trodden, there very faint) and their trajectories (going this way and not that). But these thick or thin curves only refer, like ...
Michel de Certeau, 1988

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WELL-TRODDEN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term well-trodden is used in the context of the following news items.
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Anger after school blocks off well-trodden shortcut
... Penwortham, have been fighting the wishes of Penwortham Girls' High School to block a well-trodden shortcut between Alcester Avenue and Cop Lane over ... «Lancashire Evening Post, Aug 15»
2
Moha Al Ouriachi follows well-trodden path to Stoke
London: Former Spanish youth international Moha Al Ouriachi became the third player in recent years to sign for English Premier League side Stoke from ... «gulfnews.com, Jul 15»
3
New boy Derik is following a well-trodden path from Madrid to the …
YOU won't find the path between the Bernabeu and Bolton in any travel book – but that hasn't stopped some pretty famous names making the journey in recent ... «The Bolton News, Jul 15»
4
Football transfer rumours: Harry Kane to Manchester United?
Could Harry Kane be the latest Tottenham player to plod the well-trodden path to Old Trafford? Photograph: JMP/Rex Shutterstock. Barry Glendenning. «The Guardian, May 15»
5
Off the well-trodden track in Thailand
Off the well-trodden track in Thailand. John Borthwick: May 11, 2015, 6:37 am. Share. Share. Thai holiday alternatives to Phuket - The West Australian. «The West Australian, May 15»
6
Asia's Economic Miracle: Dead and Buried?
East Asia's path to industrial success is well-trodden, first by Japan, then the four tigers and now China. It combines Soviet-style financial repression and urban ... «The National Interest Online, Apr 15»
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Michael Hintze's hedge fund has been making some senior hires
A well-trodden route to the buy-side. CQS, one of the largest UK hedge funds set up by Sir Michael Hintze in 1999, has started 2015 by adding two senior hires ... «eFinancialCareers, Mar 15»
8
Off the Well-Trodden Path – Where are the Hidden Solar PV Growth …
Travel Destination: Zermatt US renewable energy sources continued to grow in 2014, as reported by Breaking Energy, with data from the Federal Energy ... «Breaking Energy, Feb 15»
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Indian grandfather injured by police followed a well-trodden path to …
Gujarat and Madison are worlds apart, but they have more similarities that one might expect. The town of Surat, Gujarat, seen here, is experiencing explosive ... «AL.com, Feb 15»
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Is this the perfect junior banking job for moving a hedge fund?
A well-trodden route to the buy-side. If you're looking to get hired by a bank and then move to a hedge fund, leveraged finance looks like the place to be. Banks ... «eFinancialCareers, Feb 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Well-Trodden [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/well-trodden>. Aug 2019 ».
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