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English definition of “well balanced”

well balanced

adjective    
containing a mixture of ideas, people, etc. with each one being represented equally or fairly: The team is unusually well balanced. [before noun] a well-balanced articleBalance and imbalance B2 describes a group of foods that together provide a good range of the things you need to stay healthy: [before noun] a well-balanced meal/dietDiets and dieting C1 describes someone who is calm and reasonable and who shows good judgment: [before noun] happy, well-balanced childrenHealthiness of mind
(Definition of well balanced adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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