well enough


Definition of well enough

: an existing fairly satisfactory condition I should have let well enough alone— Louis Auchincloss unable to leave well enough alone

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First Known Use of well enough

1792, in the meaning defined above

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“Well enough.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/well%20enough. Accessed 30 May. 2020.

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