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Definición de “well” en inglés


adverb (TO A GREAT DEGREE)    /wel/ (better, best)
A2 very much, to a great degree , or completely : Knead the dough well, then divide it into four pieces . He could well imagine how much his promise was going to cost him. I can't catch the bus - there are no buses after midnight , as you well know . He's plays the piano well enough (= to a satisfactory standard ).Very and extremeComplete and wholeIntensifying expressions C1 used to emphasize some prepositions : The results are well above/below what we expected . Keep well away from the edge of the cliff . It cost well over £ 100 . Stand well clear of the doors !Very and extremeComplete and wholeIntensifying expressions B2 used to emphasize some adjectives : The police are well aware of the situation . The museum is well worth a visit . Some machines look more like cheap , plastic toys - leave these well alone .Very and extremeComplete and wholeIntensifying expressions UK slang very: The film was well good. Watch out for those two - they're well hard (= strong and willing to use violence ).Very and extremeComplete and wholeIntensifying expressions Gramática:WellWell is a discourse marker, adverb or adjective.Gramática:Well as a discourse markerGramática:Well as an adverbWe use well as an adverb when something is done to a good standard or in a good way:Gramática:Well as an adjectiveWe use well as an adjective, normally after a linking verb such as be, look or get, to mean ‘in good health’:
(Definition of well adverb (TO A GREAT DEGREE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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