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well

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healthy, sound, wholesome, robust, hale, well mean enjoying or indicative of good health. healthy implies full strength and vigor as well as freedom from signs of disease.
    • a healthy family
sound emphasizes the absence of disease, weakness, or malfunction.
    • a sound heart
wholesome implies appearance and behavior indicating soundness and balance.
    • a face with a wholesome glow
robust implies the opposite of all that is delicate or sickly.
    • a lively, robust little boy
hale applies particularly to robustness in old age.
    • still hale at the age of eighty
well implies merely freedom from disease or illness.
    • she has never been a well person

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3 in a skillful or expert manner
  • she plays the piano very well
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how surprising, doubtful, or unbelievable
  • well, that is odd!
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1 a point or place at which something is invented or provided
  • his quirkily dysfunctional family proved to be a bottomless well of inspiration for the novelist
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2 a small often deep body of water
  • the spot where the spring bubbles up to the surface and forms a deep well
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billabong [Australian], mere [chiefly British], pool, puddle, stank [British dialect]

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