do well

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: well - act in one's own or everybody's best interest; "You will do well to arrive on time tomorrow!"
act, move - perform an action, or work out or perform (an action); "think before you act"; "We must move quickly"; "The governor should act on the new energy bill"; "The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel"
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References in classic literature ?
Cavendish," said Poirot gravely, "that you would do well not to buoy yourself up with any false hopes.
Monkge also called on Jwaneng softball teams, being Wells and Gatalamotho to always aim to do well in all the tournaments they partake in and strive to make up the bulk on the national teams.