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very well

Exceedingly healthy, as in How are you?—Very well, thank you.
Extremely skillfully or properly, as in He manages that sailboat very well.
All right, I agree to, as in Will you take her hand?—Very well, but only to cross the street . Also see all very well
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  • very well; we will walk, then, if you insist upon it,” laughed Paul.

    Up The Baltic Oliver Optic
  • The baby was very well, and merry, and grew, of course; but still it was very small.

  • "As to what you say about steady business, of course that's very well," said Lopez.

    The Prime Minister Anthony Trollope
  • We can accommodate you very well, and the more the merrier, you know.

    Up the River Oliver Optic
  • There is a party of fourteen, all new to me, but I get on very well.

    The Story of My Life, volumes 4-6 Augustus J. C. Hare

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