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Meaning of word well from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

well   verb

Meaning : Come up, as of a liquid.

Example : Tears well in her eyes.
The currents well up.

Synonyms : swell

well   adjective

Meaning : In good health especially after having suffered illness or injury.

Example : Appears to be entirely well.
The wound is nearly well.
A well man.
I think I'm well; at least I feel well.

Affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function.

Ill from the monotony of his suffering.
ill, sick

Meaning : Resulting favorably.

Example : It's a good thing that I wasn't there.
It is good that you stayed.
It is well that no one saw you.
All's well that ends well.

Synonyms : good

जो अच्छी तरह से परिणाम के रूप में हो या आए।

यह अच्छी बात है कि मैं वहाँ नहीं था।
यह अच्छा है कि आपको किसी ने नहीं देखा।
अच्छा, बढ़िया, शानदार

Meaning : Wise or advantageous and hence advisable.

Example : It would be well to start early.

well   noun

Meaning : A deep hole or shaft dug or drilled to obtain water or oil or gas or brine.

वह बड़ा कुआँ जिस पर एक साथ तीन चरसे चल सकें।

सिंचाई के लिए तिलावे पर तीन चरसे लगे हुए हैं।

वह कुआँ जिसका पानी सूख गया हो और अंधकारमय हो।

उसने अपनी पत्नी से छुटकारा पाने के लिए उसे अंधकूप में धकेल दिया।
अंधकूप, अन्धकूप

जमीन में खोदा हुआ वह गड्ढा जिसमें से पानी, खनिज तेल आदि निकालते हैं।

इस कुएँ का जल बहुत ही शीतल है।
अंधु, अन्धु, अवट, इँदारा, इंदारा, इनारा, कुँआँ, कुँवाँ, कुआँ, कुवाँ, कूआँ, कूप, कूवा, कूवाँ, चुंडा, चूड़ा, जलात्मिका, तमस, तमस्

Meaning : A cavity or vessel used to contain liquid.

Meaning : An abundant source.

Example : She was a well of information.

Synonyms : fountainhead, wellspring

किसी विषय के ज्ञान या गुण आदि का बहुत बड़ा आगार।

संत कबीर ज्ञान के भंडार थे।
खान, भंडार, भण्डार, समुद्र, सागर

Meaning : An open shaft through the floors of a building (as for a stairway).

किसी भवन की मंजिलों के बीच छोड़ी गई खुली जगह।

सीढ़ियाँ बनाने के लिए नए भवन में कूपक छोड़ा गया है।
कूपक, वेल

Meaning : An enclosed compartment in a ship or plane for holding something as e.g. fish or a plane's landing gear or for protecting something as e.g. a ship's pumps.

* जहाज या वायुयान में कुछ रखने के लिए बना कक्ष।

कुएँ में खाने-पीने की चीज़े, पम्प, गियर आदि रखे जाते हैं।
कुँआँ, कुँवाँ, कुआँ, कुवाँ, कूआँ, कूप, कूवा, कूवाँ, वेल

well   adverb

Meaning : (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 for `well').

Example : The children behaved well.
A task well done.
The party went well.
He slept well.
A well-argued thesis.
A well-seasoned dish.
A well-planned party.
The baby can walk pretty good.

Synonyms : good

(`ill' is often used as a combining form) in a poor or improper or unsatisfactory manner. Not well.

He was ill prepared.
It ill befits a man to betray old friends.
The car runs badly.
He performed badly on the exam.
The team played poorly.
Ill-fitting clothes.
An ill-conceived plan.
badly, ill, poorly

Meaning : Thoroughly or completely. Fully. Often used as a combining form.

Example : The problem is well understood.
She was well informed.
Shake well before using.
In order to avoid food poisoning be sure the meat is well cooked.
Well-done beef.
Well-satisfied customers.

Meaning : Indicating high probability. In all likelihood.

Example : I might well do it.
A mistake that could easily have ended in disaster.
You may well need your umbrella.
He could equally well be trying to deceive us.

Synonyms : easily

Meaning : (used for emphasis or as an intensifier) entirely or fully.

Example : A book well worth reading.
Was well aware of the difficulties ahead.
Suspected only too well what might be going on.

Meaning : To a suitable or appropriate extent or degree.

Example : The project was well underway.
The fetus has well developed organs.
His father was well pleased with his grades.

जैसा चाहिए उस तरह से या उचित रीति से।

उसका निशाना ठीक लगा।
इस जीव के अंग ठीक से विकसित नहीं हैं।
अच्छी तरह, अच्छी तरह से, अच्छे से, ठीक, ठीक से, सुचारु रूप से

Meaning : Favorably. With approval.

Example : Their neighbors spoke well of them.
He thought well of the book.

Unfavorably or with disapproval.

Tried not to speak ill of the dead.
Thought badly of him for his lack of concern.
badly, ill

Meaning : To a great extent or degree.

Example : I'm afraid the film was well over budget.
Painting the room white made it seem considerably (or substantially) larger.
The house has fallen considerably in value.
The price went up substantially.

Synonyms : considerably, substantially

Meaning : With great or especially intimate knowledge.

Example : We knew them well.

Synonyms : intimately

* परिचित रूप से या परिचय के आधार पर अपने ज्ञान से।

मैं महेश को अच्छी तरह जानता हूँ।
अच्छी तरह, अच्छी तरह से, अच्छे से

Meaning : With prudence or propriety.

Example : You would do well to say nothing more.
Could not well refuse.

* सावधानी या शिष्टाचार के साथ।

आपके बेटे ने मेरे साथ अच्छी तरह बात की।
अच्छी तरह, अच्छी तरह से, अच्छे से, सुचारु रूप से

Meaning : With skill or in a pleasing manner.

Example : She dances well.
He writes well.

Without skill or in a displeasing manner.

She writes badly.
I think he paints very badly.

Meaning : In a manner affording benefit or advantage.

Example : She married well.
The children were settled advantageously in Seattle.

Synonyms : advantageously

लाभप्रद ढंग से या इस प्रकार से कि लाभ हो।

मेरा व्यवसाय ठीक-ठाक चल रहा है।
अच्छा, ठीक, ठीक ठाक, ठीक-ठाक, ठीकठाक, बढ़िया

In a disadvantageous way. To someone's disadvantage.

The venture turned out badly for the investors.
Angry that the case was settled disadvantageously for them.
badly, disadvantageously

Meaning : In financial comfort.

Example : They live well.
She has been able to live comfortably since her husband died.

Synonyms : comfortably

Meaning : Without unusual distress or resentment. With good humor.

Example : Took the joke well.
Took the tragic news well.

With unusual distress or resentment or regret or emotional display.

They took their defeat badly.
Took her father's death badly.
Conducted himself very badly at the time of the earthquake.