Meaning of “very well” in the English Dictionary

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"very well" in British English

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very well

formal

a way of saying yes to someone or of agreeing to do what someone asks:

"Can't I stay for five minutes longer?" "Oh, very well."

(Definition of “very well” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"very well" in American English

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very well

likely:

Stress could very well have triggered the attack.

(Definition of “very well” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)