Definisi 'well'
English to English
adjective
1 in good health especially after having suffered illness or injury
Example:
• appears to be entirely well
• the wound is nearly well
• a well man
• I think I'm well; at least I feel well
source: wordnet30
2 Good in condition or circumstances; desirable, either in a natural or moral sense; fortunate; convenient; advantageous; happy; as, it is well for the country that the crops did not fail; it is well that the mistake was discovered.
source: webster1913
adjective satellite
3 resulting favorably
Example:
• it's a good thing that I wasn't there
• it is good that you stayed
• it is well that no one saw you
• all's well that ends well
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4 wise or advantageous and hence advisable
Example:
• it would be well to start early
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adverb
5 (often used as a combining form) in a good or proper or satisfactory manner or to a high standard (`good' is a nonstandard dialectal variant for `well')
Example:
• the children behaved well
• a task well done
• the party went well
• he slept well
• a well-argued thesis
• a well-seasoned dish
• a well-planned party
• the baby can walk pretty good
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6 thoroughly or completely; fully; often used as a combining form
Example:
• The problem is well understood
• she was well informed
• shake well before using
• in order to avoid food poisoning be sure the meat is well cooked
• well-done beef
• well-satisfied customers
• well-educated
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7 indicating high probability; in all likelihood
Example:
• I might well do it
• a mistake that could easily have ended in disaster
• you may well need your umbrella
• he could equally well be trying to deceive us
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8 (used for emphasis or as an intensifier) entirely or fully
Example:
• a book well worth reading
• was well aware of the difficulties ahead
• suspected only too well what might be going on
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9 to a suitable or appropriate extent or degree
Example:
• the project was well underway
• the fetus has well developed organs
• his father was well pleased with his grades
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10 favorably; with approval
Example:
• their neighbors spoke well of them
• he thought well of the book
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11 to a great extent or degree
Example:
• I'm afraid the film was well over budget
• painting the room white made it seem considerably (or substantially) larger
• the house has fallen considerably in value
• the price went up substantially
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12 with great or especially intimate knowledge
Example:
• we knew them well
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13 with prudence or propriety
Example:
• You would do well to say nothing more
• could not well refuse
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14 with skill or in a pleasing manner
Example:
• she dances well
• he writes well
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15 in a manner affording benefit or advantage
Example:
• she married well
• The children were settled advantageously in Seattle
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16 in financial comfort
Example:
• They live well
• she has been able to live comfortably since her husband died
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17 without unusual distress or resentment; with good humor
Example:
• took the joke well
• took the tragic news well
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18 In a good or proper manner; justly; rightly; not ill or wickedly.
source: webster1913
noun
19 a deep hole or shaft dug or drilled to obtain water or oil or gas or brine
source: wordnet30
20 a cavity or vessel used to contain liquid
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21 an abundant source
Example:
• she was a well of information
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22 an open shaft through the floors of a building (as for a stairway)
source: wordnet30
23 an enclosed compartment in a ship or plane for holding something as e.g. fish or a plane's landing gear or for protecting something as e.g. a ship's pumps
source: wordnet30
24 An issue of water from the earth; a spring; a fountain.
source: webster1913
verb
25 come up, as of a liquid
Example:
• Tears well in her eyes
• the currents well up
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26 To issue forth, as water from the earth; to flow; to spring.
source: webster1913
27 To pour forth, as from a well.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
badly, disadvantageously, ill, advantageous, considerable, significant, substantial, comfortable, health, wellness, intimate, sick, fit, healthy, combining form, intensifier, intensive, excavation, compartment, shaft, vessel, source, sump, bilge pump , stair,
Related Word(s)
best, better, well,

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