Antonyms

1. well-known

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

Antonyms

  • uninformed

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Example sentences of the word well-known


1. Noun Phrase
The price of energy is well known to have an effect on stocks.

Quotes containing the word well-known


1. Art is a step from what is obvious and well-known toward what is arcane and concealed*step from what is obvious and well-known toward what is arcane and concealed.
*- Khalil Gibran


2. Yes, it's a well-known fact about you: you're like death, you take everything* a well-known fact about you: you're like death, you take everything.
*- Milan Kundera, Laughable Loves


3. Explanations exist; they have existed for all time; there is always a well-known solution to every human problem—neat, plausible, and wrong*ons exist; they have existed for all time; there is always a well-known solution to every human problem—neat, plausible, and wrong.
*- H.L. Mencken, Prejudices: Second Series


2. well-known

adjective. ['ˈwɛlˈnoʊn'] frequently experienced; known closely or intimately.

Synonyms

  • familiar

Antonyms

  • unfamiliarity
  • strange

3. known

adjective. ['ˈnoʊn'] apprehended with certainty.

Synonyms

  • well-known
  • far-famed
  • better-known
  • renowned
  • acknowledged
  • celebrated
  • illustrious
  • familiar
  • identified
  • notable
  • noted
  • famous
  • proverbial
  • best-known
  • legendary
  • famed

Antonyms

  • unknown
  • inglorious
  • unfamiliar
  • ugly

4. 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))

5. 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))

6. 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))

7. 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))

8. 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))

9. 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))

10. 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))
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