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"
favorably; with approval; "their neighbors spoke well of them"; "he thought well of the book"
not left to spoil;
to a suitable or appropriate extent or degree; "the project was well underway"; "the fetus has well developed organs"; "his father was well pleased with his grades"
in financial comfort; "They live well"; "she has been able to live comfortably since her husband died"
having desirable or positive qualities especially those suitable for a thing specified;
in a manner affording benefit or advantage; "she
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