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English definition of “be just as well”

be just as well

(UK also be as well)
B2 to be a good thing to do, or to be a lucky thing to happen or be done: It's just as well you're not here - you wouldn't like the noise. He left at three, which was just as well or he'd have missed the train. It would be as well to check the small print.
(Definition of be just as well from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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