Definition - well

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well
  1. to a great extent or degree; "I'm afraid the film was well over budget"; "painting the room white made it seem considerably (or substantially) larger"; "the house has fallen considerably in value"; "the price went up substantially"
  2. an abundant source; "she was a well of information"
  3. with skill or in a pleasing manner; "she dances well"; "he writes well"
  4. with prudence or propriety; "You would do well to say nothing more"; "could not well refuse"
  5. with great or especially intimate knowledge; "we knew them well"
  6. (used for emphasis or as an intensifier) entirely or fully; "a book well worth reading"; "was well aware of the difficulties ahead"; "suspected only too well what might be going on"
  7. wise or advantageous and hence advisable; "it would be well to start early"
  8. resulting favorably;
  9. (often used as a combining form) in a good or proper or satisfactory manner or to a high standard (`good' is a nonstandard diale

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