(often used as a combining form) in a good or proper or satisfactory manner or to a high standard (`good' is a nonstandard dialectal variant for `well');
tending to promote physical well-being; beneficial to health;
without unusual distress or resentment; with good humor; "took the joke well"; "took the tragic news well"
in excellent physical condition;
indicating high probability; in all likelihood; "I might well do it"; "a mistake that could easily have ended in disaster"; "you may well need your umbrella"; "he could equally well be trying to deceive us"
appealing to the mind;
thoroughly or completely; fully; often used as a combining form; "The problem is well understood"; "she was well informed"; "shake well before using"; "in order to avoid food poisoning be sure the meat is well cooked"; "well-done beef", "well-satisfied customers"; "well-educated"
agreeable or pleasing;
high quality grape brandy distilled in the Cognac district of France
selected as the best; "an elect circle of artists"; "elite colleges"
size of printing type allowing twelve letters to the inch, also called twelve pitch.
a group or class of persons enjoying superior intellectual or social or economic status
open pastry filled with fruit or custard
A disc of metal such as one from which a coin is struck.
a member of the Zoroastrian priesthood of the ancient Persians
a magician or sorcerer of ancient times
(New Testament) the sages who visited Jesus and Mary and Joseph shortly after Jesus was born; the Gospel According to Matthew says they were guided by a star and brought gifts of gold and frankincense and myrrh; because there were three gifts it is usually assumed that there were three of them
the mother of Jesus; Christians refer to her as the Virgin Mary; she is especially honored by Roman Catholics
round yellow to orange fruit of any of several citrus trees
a river in South Africa that flows generally westward to the Atlantic Ocean
any citrus tree bearing oranges
any pigment producing the orange color
of the color between red and yellow; similar to the color of a ripe orange
orange color or pigment; any of a range of colors between red and yellow