all's well that ends well


used to say that a person can forget about how unpleasant or difficult something was because everything ended in a good way
We almost didn't make it here, but all's well that ends well.

Examples of all's well that ends well in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Milwaukee went on to win the 2021 title, so perhaps all's well that ends well. Jr Radcliffe, Journal Sentinel, 24 Apr. 2023

These examples are programmatically compiled from various online sources to illustrate current usage of the word 'all's well that ends well.' Any opinions expressed in the examples do not represent those of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback about these examples.

Dictionary Entries Near all's well that ends well

Cite this Entry

“All's well that ends well.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2023.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!