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we'll

 (wēl)
Contraction of we will.

we'll

(wiːl)
contraction of
we will or we shall

well1

(wɛl)

adv., adj. compar. bet•ter, superl. best, adv.
1. in a good or satisfactory manner: Our plans are going well.
2. thoroughly, carefully, or soundly: Shake well before using.
3. in a moral or proper manner: to behave well.
4. commendably, meritoriously, or excellently: a difficult task well handled.
5. with propriety, justice, or reason: I could not well refuse.
6. with favor or approval: to think well of someone.
7. comfortably or prosperously: to live well.
8. to a considerable extent or degree: a sum well over the amount agreed upon.
9. with great or intimate knowledge: to know a person well.
10. certainly; without doubt: I cry easily, as you well know.
11. with good nature; without rancor: He took the joke well.
adj.
12. in good health; sound in body and mind: He is not a well man.
13. satisfactory, pleasing, or good: All is well with us.
14. proper, fitting, or gratifying: It is well that you didn't go.
15. in a satisfactory position; well-off: I am very well as I am.
interj.
16. (used to express surprise, reproof, etc.): Well! There's no need to shout.
17. (used to introduce a sentence, resume a conversation, etc.): Well, it's time to go home.
n.
18. well-being; good fortune; success: to wish well to someone.
Idioms:
1. as well, in addition; also; too.
2. as well as, as much or as truly as; equally as: witty as well as kind.
3. leave well enough alone, to avoid changing something that is satisfactory.
[before 900; Middle English, Old English wel(l) (adj. and adv.), c. Old Frisian, Old Saxon wel, Old Norse vel]
well′ness, n.
usage: See good.

well2

(wɛl)

n.
1. a hole drilled or bored into the earth to obtain water, petroleum, natural gas, brine, or sulfur.
2. a spring or natural source of water.
3. an apparent reservoir or a source of human feelings, emotions, energy, etc.: a well of compassion.
4. a container, receptacle, or reservoir for a liquid, as ink.
5. any sunken or deep enclosed space, as a shaft for air or light, stairs, or an elevator, extending vertically through the floors of a building.
6. a hollow compartment, recessed area, or depression for holding a specific item or items, as fish in the bottom of a boat or the retracted wheels of an airplane in flight.
7. Naut. a part of a weather deck between two superstructures, extending from one side of a vessel to the other.
v.i.
8. to rise, spring, or gush, as water, from the earth or some other source (often fol. by up, out, or forth): Tears welled up in my eyes.
v.t.
9. to send welling up or forth.
adj.
10. like, of, resembling, from, or used in connection with a well.
[before 900; (n.) Middle English well(e), Old English wylle, wella, c. Old High German welle wave; (v.) Middle English; Old English weallan to boil, melt, c. Old Saxon, Old High German wallan]

we'll

(wil; unstressed wɪl)
contraction of we shall or we will.
Translations

we'll

[ˈwiːl](STRONG) [wil] = we will, we shallwell-adjusted well adjusted [ˌwɛləˈdʒʌstɪd] adj [person] → équilibré(e)well advised well-advised [ˌwɛlædˈvaɪzd] adj [action, decision] → sage
sb would be well advised to do sth → qn serait bien avisé(e) de faire qchwell-appointed [ˌwɛləˈpɔɪntɪd] adj [house, room] → bien aménagé(e)well-assorted [ˌwɛləˈsɔːrtɪd] adjbien assorti(e)well-attended [ˌwɛləˈtɛndɪd] adj [meeting, lecture, show, play] → qui attire beaucoup de monde
to be well-attended → attirer beaucoup de mondewell-balanced well balanced [ˌwɛlˈbælənst] adj
[person] (= stable) → équilibré(e)
[diet] → équilibré(e)
a well balanced diet → une alimentation équilibréewell-behaved [ˌwɛlbɪˈheɪvd] adj [child, animal] → sage
to be well-behaved [soldiers, football fans] → bien se comporterwell-being wellbeing [ˌwɛlˈbiːɪŋ] nbien-être m
a sense of wellbeing → une sensation de bien-êtrewell-born [ˌwɛlˈbɔːrn] adjbien né(e)well-bred [ˌwɛlˈbrɛd] adj (= courteous) → bien élevé(e) (= of good family) → de bonne famillewell-brought-up well brought up [ˌwɛlbrɔːtˈʌp] adjbien élevé(e)well-built [ˌwɛlˈbɪlt] adj
[house] → bien construit(e)
[person] → bien bâti(e)well-chosen [ˌwɛlˈtʃəʊzən] adj [remarks] → pertinent(e); [words] → choisi(e)
in well-chosen words → en termes choisiswell-connected well connected [ˌwɛlkəˈnɛktɪd] adjbien introduit(e)well-cooked [ˌwɛlˈkʊkt] adj
[food, meal] → bien cuisiné(e)
(= not rare) [meat] → bien cuit(e)well-defined [ˌwɛldɪˈfaɪnd] adj
(= clearly visible) [colours, outline] → bien défini(e); [photo] → net(te)
(= precisely defined) [problem, structure, distinction] → bien défini(e)well-deserved [ˌwɛldɪˈzɜːrvd] adjmérité(e)well-designed [ˌwɛldɪˈzaɪnd] adjbien conçu(e)well disposed well-disposed [ˌwɛldɪˈspəʊzd] adj
to be well-disposed to sth → voir qch d'un bon œil
to be well-disposed towards sb → être bien disposé(e) envers qnwell-dressed [ˌwɛlˈdrɛst] adjbien habillé(e)well-earned [ˌwɛlˈɜːrnd] adj [rest] → bien mérité(e)well-educated [ˌwɛlˈɛdʒʊkeɪtɪd] adjcultivé(e)well-equipped [ˌwɛlɪˈkwɪpt] adjbien équipé(e)well-established well established [ˌwɛlɪˈstæblɪʃt] adj [tradition, custom] → bien établi(e); [company, organization] → bien établi(e)well-fed [ˌwɛlˈfɛd] adjbien nourri(e)well-founded well founded [ˌwɛlˈfaʊndɪd] adj [suspicion, criticism] → fondé(e)well groomed well-groomed [ˌwɛlˈgruːmd] adj [person] → soigné(e) (de sa personne); [appearance] → soigné(e); [hair] → bien coiffé(e)well-heeled [ˌwɛlˈhiːld] adjnanti(e)well-hung [ˌwɛlˈhʌŋ] adj [man] → bien membré

will

(wil) noun
1. the mental power by which one controls one's thought, actions and decisions. Do you believe in freedom of the will?
2. (control over) one's desire(s) or wish(es); determination. It was done against her will; He has no will of his own – he always does what the others want; Children often have strong wills; He has lost the will to live.
3. (a legal paper having written on it) a formal statement about what is to be done with one's belongings, body etc after one's death. Have you made a will yet?
verbshort forms I'll (ail) , you'll (juːl) , he'll (hiːl) , she'll (ʃiːl) , it'll (ˈitl) , we'll (wiːl) , they'll (ðeil) : negative short form won't (wount)
1. used to form future tenses of other verbs. We'll go at six o'clock tonight; Will you be here again next week?; Things will never be the same again; I will have finished the work by tomorrow evening.
2. used in requests or commands. Will you come into my office for a moment, please?; Will you please stop talking!
3. used to show willingness. I'll do that for you if you like; I won't do it!
4. used to state that something happens regularly, is quite normal etc. Accidents will happen.
ˈwilful adjective
1. obstinate.
2. intentional. wilful damage to property.
ˈwilfully adverb
ˈwilfulness noun
-willed
weak-willed / strong-willed people.
ˈwilling adjective
ready to agree (to do something). a willing helper; She's willing to help in any way she can.
ˈwillingly adverb
ˈwillingness noun
ˈwillpower noun
the determination to do something. I don't have the willpower to stop smoking.
at will
as, or when, one chooses.
with a will
eagerly and energetically. They set about (doing) their tasks with a will.
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We'll just have to write it out--we can buy foolscap from the teacher.
And we'll keep the copies, and when we become famous they'll be quite valuable.
We'll do that 'dangerous' job after I've spied around a little and think things look well for it.
Yes: but look here; it may be a good while before I get the right chance at that job; accidents might hap- pen; 'tain't in such a very good place; we'll just regularly bury it -- and bury it deep.
Sorry I can't accommodate you with red-hot shot, Tom Platt; but I guess we'll come aout all right on wind 'fore we see Eastern Point.
Then they said, `Let us stop at the Inn of the Red Lobster for dinner and after midnight we'll set out again.
Well, I hope we'll be as successful this time," murmured Tom.
We'll put it, for argument like, that your captain has a cut on one cheek--and we'll put it, if you like, that that cheek's the right one.
But we'll take you to Barnesdale and burn you for a witch if you do not instantly tell us when you last saw Robin Hood.
I've been turning it over and over in the night, and I think we'll set out to-morrow, while the fine days last.
But we'll speak of that later on," she added, glancing at Sonya with a look that showed she did not want to speak of it in her presence.
Oh, we'll write a famous book between us, Captain Jim.

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