Translation of "well" - English-Italian dictionary

well

adverb uk /wel/

A1 in a good way

bene
I thought they played well.
He’s doing well at school.

A2 in a complete way or as much as possible

bene
I know him quite well.
well done!

A1 used to tell someone how pleased you are about their success

bravo!/brava!
“I scored three goals!” “Well done!”
as well

A1 also

anche
Are you going to invite Steve as well?
as well as something

A2 in addition to something

come pure qualcosa, e anche qualcosa
They have lived in the United States as well as Britain.
oh well!

B1 used to say that a situation cannot be changed even though it might be disappointing

pazienza!
Oh well, you’ll have plenty of other chances to find a job.
all is well

B1 everything is in a good or acceptable state

va tutto bene
I hope all is well with Zack.
may/might as well

used to say that it is better to do something, even though it is not a lot better

tanto vale
It’s not raining, so we might as well walk there.
be just as well

to be a good thing to do, or to be a lucky thing to happen or be done

essere bene/meglio
It’s just as well you’re not here – you wouldn’t like the noise.

(Translation of “well adverb” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)