well of knowledge definition, well of knowledge 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.)
expression used when nothing is going well
the part of philosophy that deals with knowledge
creuse le puits d'un jour lointain, pour y boire un autre jour
culture générale il faut préparer son avenir
Bookish knowledge; knowledge obtained through hearsay, has no sound basis
someone looking very well in the outfit he/she is wearing
[Slang] E.g.: You are a shape in a drape in this dress
get well with someone from the very beginning of the relationship
used when referring to romantic relationship, but also in a larger meaning: He hit it off with his teacher; he will continue taking classes with her.
acronym of As Far As I Know, from the best of my knowledge, according to the information that I have
the process of using the knowledge or information you have in order to understand something or form an opinion, or the opinion that you form ()
I have to make deductions about the meaning of words in poem then, I could understand more.
the method of using knowledge or information in order to understand something
Deduction in reading is a very important strategy because usually there are many words that you don't know, but can still be guessed with the prior knowledge you have.
bien perdu, bien connu
bien se tirer de
bien attend qui parr attend
à un chacun sent bon sa merde
croûte de pâté vaut bien pain
culture générale ce proverbe signifie que le meilleur peut remplacer le bon
deux bêtes paissent bien en un pré
gouverne toi bien pour gouverner le monde
bien faire, et laisser dire
c'est par le bien faire que se crée le bien_être
bien servir fait amis et vrai dire ennemis
du bois solide vaut mieux que du bois bien peint
bien faire et laisser dire
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