- a Scot word for well 1
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Examples from the Web for weel
Weel, man, that's a-year-and-a-half, and you must be almost a man noo.
Weel, what think ye o' the lass by this time, Mr. Bletherwick?
He's jist as dour as ever, and as far as man could weel be frae them he cam o'!
And weel ye may, for it's you that's been motherin him ever since I lost my wits!
Weel, I dinna believe 't, I hae nae fear but she's been dumb as deith!
Word Origin and History for weel
"deep pool," Old English wæl, cognate with West Frisian wiel, Old Low Frankish wal, Middle Dutch wael, German wehl, wehle.
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