- The definition of kempt is someone or something which is neat and tidy.
An example of kempt used as an adjective is a kempt kitchen which is a clean kitchen.
A well kempt kitchen.
kempt definition by Webster's New World
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neat; tidy; well-groomed
Origin: Middle English combed: in mod. use, back-formation ; from unkempt
kempt definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Tidy; trim: a nicely kempt beard.
Origin: Back-formation from unkempt.