Well

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Definition

(to do something) well: (to do something) correctly, right, in a good way
adverb
Well done! You did that in a good way! Good going! Congratulations!
a well done steak a steak cooked for a long time

Well, (I wasn't expecting this!): Um, Oh, (I wasn't expecting this!)
idiom

Examples

  • "Well, before we get into that, I have a question for you."
  • "Consequently, any attempts to mark my birthday with celebrations will NOT be well received!"
  • "Susie : Well, I know relationships aren't always perfect Samantha, but they're not as bad as all that!"
  • "Well you should, because you sent me here."
  • "Susie : Well I did just get back from Kalackistan where it's been snowing for what seems like an eternity."
  • "Samantha : Well then, let's look at your life little Miss perfect."
  • "Well hurry up!"
  • "Susie : Well Samantha, I'll be honest with you."
  • "Well, mum and dad have been supportive, but coming back home is never easy."
  • "Susie : Well I was with a man, but it, it's not what you think."

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