fare-thee-well(redirected from to a fare-you-well)
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1. A condition of utmost perfection: played the part of the martyr to a fare-thee-well.
2. The most extreme degree: beat his opponent in the match to a veritable fare-thee-well.
[From fare thee well, may it go well with you, goodbye.]
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informal chiefly US a state of perfection: the steak was cooked to a fare-thee-well.
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1. a state of perfection.
2. the maximum effect; fullest measure or extent.Sometimes, fare′-you-well`.
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|Noun||1.||fare-thee-well - state of perfection; the utmost degree; "they polished the furniture to a fare-thee-well"|
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