Antonyms
Etymology

1. well

adverb. ['ˈwɛl'] (often used as a combining form) in a good or proper or satisfactory manner or to a high standard (good' is a nonstandard dialectal variant forwell').

Antonyms

  • unseasoned

Etymology

  • weallan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • wel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • well (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Well

  • antipersonell
  • industrielle
  • aix-la-chapelle
  • marcantel
  • mademoiselle
  • sanmiguel
  • materiel
  • jeanmichele
  • esquivel
  • esquibel
  • clientele
  • carrasquel
  • carbonell
  • anfal
  • ransdell
  • quesnel
  • postrelle
  • personnel
  • nepl
  • montiel
  • mirabel
  • lyondell
  • gabriele
  • futrell
  • frenzel
  • dantrell
  • cantrelle
  • cantrell
  • bracknell
  • bandshell

How do you pronounce well?

Pronounce well as wɛl.

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UK - How to pronounce well in British English

How do you spell well? Is it wel ?

A common misspelling of well is wel

Sentences with well


1. Adverb
Salinity levels of water make a difference as well.

Quotes about well


1. Never put off till tomorrow what may be done day after tomorrow just as well.
- Mark Twain

2. It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all - in which case, you fail by default.
- J.K. Rowling

3. He has achieved success who has worked well, laughed often, and loved much.
- Elbert Hubbard

2. well-known

adjective. ['ˈwɛlˈnoʊn'] widely or fully known.

Antonyms

  • uninformed

3. well-informed

adjective. possessing sound knowledge.

Synonyms

  • intelligent

Antonyms

  • illiterate
  • endemic

4. well

adverb. ['ˈwɛl'] indicating high probability; in all likelihood.

Antonyms

  • unmuzzle

Etymology

  • weallan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • wel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • well (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. well

noun. ['ˈwɛl'] a deep hole or shaft dug or drilled to obtain water or oil or gas or brine.

Synonyms

  • oil well
  • artesian well
  • gas well
  • tube well
  • sump
  • oiler
  • excavation

Antonyms

  • unwellness
  • frail
  • unwholesome
  • illness

Etymology

  • weallan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • wel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • well (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. well

adjective. ['ˈwɛl'] in good health especially after having suffered illness or injury; at least I feel well".

Synonyms

  • asymptomatic
  • cured
  • symptomless
  • healed
  • fit
  • healthy

Antonyms

  • ill
  • unfit
  • unprocessed
  • fresh

Etymology

  • weallan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • wel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • well (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. well

adjective. ['ˈwɛl'] wise or advantageous and hence advisable.

Antonyms

  • nonworker

Etymology

  • weallan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • wel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • well (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. well

adjective. ['ˈwɛl'] resulting favorably.

Synonyms

  • good

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • lost

Etymology

  • weallan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • wel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • well (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. well

verb. ['ˈwɛl'] come up, as of a liquid.

Synonyms

  • come up
  • rise up
  • rise
  • swell

Antonyms

  • descent
  • wane
  • decrease
  • sit down

Etymology

  • weallan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • wel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • well (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. well

adverb. ['ˈwɛl'] to a great extent or degree.

Synonyms

  • substantially

Antonyms

  • unbalance
  • unsound

Etymology

  • weallan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • wel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • well (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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