fare-thee-well

noun \ ˈfer-(ˌ)t͟hē-ˌwel \
variants: or less commonly fare-you-well play \ˈfer-yə-ˌwel, -yü-, -yē-\

Definition of fare-thee-well

1 :the utmost degree
  • researched the story to a fare-thee-well
2 :a state of perfection
  • imitated the speaker's pompous manner to a fare-thee-well

First Known Use of fare-thee-well

1884


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