hail–fellow–well–met

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adjective hail–fel·low–well–met \ˈhāl-ˌfe-lō-ˌwel-ˈmet, -lə-ˌwel-\

Definition of hail–fellow–well–met

  1. :  heartily friendly and informal :  comradely

hail–fellow–well–met

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Origin and Etymology of hail–fellow–well–met

from the archaic salutation “Hail, fellow! Well met!”


First Known Use: 1581

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