- a state of perfection: The meal was done to a fare-thee-well.
- the maximum effect; fullest measure or extent: an actress who plays each scene to a fare-thee-well.
Also fare-you-well [fair-yoo-wel] /ˈfɛər yuˌwɛl/.
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Examples from the Web for fare-thee-well
He also had the foresight to butter Stewart up to fare-thee-well.Martha Stewart in the Dock Over Macy’s Lawsuit: ‘I Did My Time!’
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Meanwhile the 3-D living mural milked Western scenery to a fare-thee-well.Telempathy
Well, derie, we hear we're soon goin on to France, and then fare-thee-well loafin.Love Letters of a Rookie to Julie
“So be it—and fare-thee-well,” said Gottlob, finishing his last mouthful, and hurrying to depart.
- informal, mainly US a state of perfectionthe steak was cooked to a fare-thee-well
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