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Entry Word: well
Text: 1 in a satisfactory way <our current system for dividing household chores works well, so let's keep it> Synonyms acceptably, adequately, all right, fine, good, nicely, OK (or okay), passably, satisfactorily, so-so, tolerably Related Words appropriately, congruously, correctly, decently, decorously, felicitously, fittingly, meetly, rightly, seemly, suitably Near Antonyms unbearably; inappropriately, incorrectly, indecently, unsuitably Antonyms bad, badly, inadequately, intolerably, poorly, unacceptably, unsatisfactorily 2 in a generous manner <the warm and gracious couple always treat overnight guests well> Synonyms bountifully, generously, handsomely, liberally, munificently Related Words considerately, courteously, hospitably, kindly, nicely, reasonably, thoughtfully; affably, amiably, cheerfully, cheerily, genially, good-naturedly, graciously Near Antonyms contemptuously, disdainfully, rudely, scornfully; obnoxiously, provocatively; coldly, coolly, frigidly, hostilely; angrily, belligerently Antonyms stingily 3 in a skillful or expert manner <she plays the piano very well> Synonyms ably, adeptly, capably, competently, expertly, masterfully, proficiently, skillfully Related Words aptly; adroitly, deftly, dexterously Near Antonyms inaptly Antonyms incapably, incompetently, inefficiently, ineptly, inexpertly, poorly, unskillfully 4 with good reason or courtesy <we cannot well get out of going to your cousin's wedding> Synonyms considerately, courteously, kindly, nicely, reasonably, thoughtfully Related Words pleasantly; excusably, justifiably Near Antonyms contemptuously, disdainfully, rudely, scornfully 5 in a pleasing way <the day went well, despite the rough beginning> Synonyms agreeably, delectably, deliciously, delightfully, dreamily, favorably, felicitously, gloriously, nicely, pleasantly, pleasingly, satisfyingly, splendidly, swimmingly Related Words finely, grandly; advantageously, helpfully; fortunately, happily, luckily; prosperously, successfully Antonyms badly 6 to a full extent or degree <we are well aware that this home renovation is going to be costly> -- see FULLY 1