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well

exclamation  /wel, wəl/ us  

well exclamation (EXCLAMATION)

used to introduce something you are about to say, or to connect one statement with the next, or to show doubt or disagreement, annoyance, surprise, or understanding: Well, what happened next? He started yelling at me, and well, I was scared at first. Well, what are you going to do now that you’ve lost your job? Oh well, there’s not much we can do about it now.
Translations of “well”
in Korean 건강한…
in Arabic بِصَحّة جَيّدة…
in French puits, cage (d’escalier)…
in Turkish sağlıklı, iyi…
in Italian bene…
in Chinese (Traditional) 以好的方式, 很好地,令人滿意地…
in Russian здоровый…
in Polish zdrowy…
in Spanish pozo, hueco…
in Portuguese bem…
in German der Brunnen, das (Treppen-)Haus…
in Catalan bé…
in Japanese 健康な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 以好的方式, 很好地,令人满意地…
(Definition of well exclamation from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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