how to pronounce well

/wɛl/

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the above transcription of well is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

well frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word well occurs in english on average 770.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

well is pronounced in one syllable

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wɛl

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An example use of well in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… so you so you're a well-to-do woman and …”

meaning of well

Well means in a satisfactory manner.

words with pronunciation similar to well

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