Well said! definition, Well said! meaning | English dictionary




      adv   , better, best  
1    often used in combination   in a satisfactory manner  
the party went very well     
2    often used in combination   in a good, skilful, or pleasing manner  
she plays the violin well     
3    in a correct or careful manner  
listen well to my words     
4    in a comfortable or prosperous manner  
to live well     
5    usually used with auxiliaries   suitably; fittingly  
you can't very well say that     
6    intimately  
I knew him well     
7    in a kind or favourable manner  
she speaks well of you     
8    to a great or considerable extent; fully  
to be well informed     
9    by a considerable margin  
let me know well in advance     
10    preceded by: could, might, or may   indeed  
you may well have to do it yourself     
11    Informal   (intensifier)  
well safe     
12    all very well   used ironically to express discontent, dissent, etc.  
13    as well  
a    in addition; too  
b    preceded by: may or might   with equal effect  
you might as well come     
14    as well as   in addition to  
15    (just) as well   preferable or advisable  
it would be just as well if you paid me now     
16    just leave well (enough) alone   to refrain from interfering with something that is satisfactory  
17    well and good   used to indicate calm acceptance, as of a decision  
if you accept my offer, well and good     
18    well up in   well acquainted with (a particular subject); knowledgeable about  
      adj   usually postpositive  
19    when prenominal, usually used with a negative   in good health  
I'm very well, thank you, he's not a well man     
20    satisfactory, agreeable, or pleasing  
21    prudent; advisable  
it would be well to make no comment     
22    prosperous or comfortable  
23    fortunate or happy  
it is well that you agreed to go     
a    an expression of surprise, indignation, or reproof  
b    an expression of anticipation in waiting for an answer or remark  
      sentence connector  
25    an expression used to preface a remark, gain time, etc.  
well, I don't think I will come     
     (Old English wel; related to Old High German wala, wola (German wohl), Old Norse val, Gothic waila)  
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adv. adj.
looking good; having a look that was obviously well taken care of.
e.g a very well put together woman (adj.) You look well put together (adj.)
damn it!
Rats! I will be late to the meeting.
Bon débarras !
bonne année !
bon appétit !
calm down!
çà donne !
casse_toi !
she's excited !
bouche cousue !
You say 'top that!' when you have achieved something and you want to challenge other people to do better
I know four celebrities - top that!
çà va être sympa !
it's said for determining someone to calm down, be patient, control his/her reactions
au mois d'août, femmes retirez_vous !
polite expression offering to do something for someone
I have no idea; I don't have a clue
[Informal] E.g.: Why was she upset? - Beats me!
amongst other things said or stated
At the panel she stated her claims inter-alia
expression used when nothing is going well
me too
c'est dingue çà !
expression used to encourage someone to say what is on their mind, what is bothering them
expression used for letting someone know that he/she should prepare for a difficult or unpleasant upcoming event
çà va être génial !
expression used for catching the attention of an audience
expression used to show full agreement on smth.
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