in a manner affording benefit or advantage; "she married well"; "The children were settled advantageously in Seattle"
it would be sensible; "you'd best stay at home"
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"
tending to promote physical well-being; beneficial to health;
in a most excellent way or manner; "he played best after a couple of martinis"
with skill or in a pleasing manner; "she dances well"; "he writes well"
in excellent physical condition;
from a position of superiority or authority; "father knows best"; "I know better."
with prudence or propriety; "You would do well to say nothing more"; "could not well refuse"
appealing to the mind;
the supreme effort one can make;
be or do something to a greater degree;
be greater in scope or size than some standard;
distinguish oneself; "
the upper part of anything;
finish up or conclude;
be the culminating event;
cut the top off;
situated at the top or highest position; "the top shelf"
a canvas tent to house the audience at a circus performance;
be ahead of others; be the first;
a garment (especially for women) that extends from the shoulders to the waist or hips;
covering for a hole (especially a hole in the top of a container);
a conical child's plaything tapering to a steel point on which it can be made to spin;