Exceedingly Well Read

Exceedingly Well Read





Meaning:

Erudite and literate.



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Origin:

From Shakespeare's Henry IV Part 1, 1597:

MORTIMER:

In faith, he is a worthy gentleman,
Exceedingly well read, and profited
In strange concealments, valiant as a lion
And as wondrous affable and as bountiful
As mines of India.

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