in a manner affording benefit or advantage; "she married well"; "The children were settled advantageously in Seattle"
deserving of esteem and respect;
with or in a close or intimate relationship;
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"
with skill or in a pleasing manner; "she dances well"; "he writes well"
having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude;
it would be sensible; "you'd best stay at home"
with prudence or propriety; "You would do well to say nothing more"; "could not well refuse"
in a most excellent way or manner; "he played best after a couple of martinis"
exerting force or influence;
a group or class of persons enjoying superior intellectual or social or economic status
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.