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Meaning of “very well” in the English Dictionary

"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 ​minuteslonger?" "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)
Translations of “very well”
in Chinese (Simplified) (用于表示同意)那好吧…
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於表示同意)那好吧…
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