Definition - well

Below is the definition for the word you requested, useful for Scrabble and other word games. To find more definitions please use the dictionary page.

well
  1. with prudence or propriety; "You would do well to say nothing more"; "could not well refuse"
  2. with great or especially intimate knowledge; "we knew them well"
  3. (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"
  4. a deep hole or shaft dug or drilled to obtain water or oil or gas or brine
  5. (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');
  6. an enclosed compartment in a ship or plane for holding something as e.g. fish or a plane's landing gear or for protecting something as e.g. a ship's pumps
  7. without unusual distress or resentment; with good humor; "took the joke well"; "took the tragic news well"
  8. wise or advantageous and hence advisable; "it would be well to start early"
  9. resulting favo

Crossword clues featuring 'well'


Other Definitions Containing well