well+enough

  • 1 Well enough — Well Well, adv. [Compar. and superl. wanting, the deficiency being supplied by better and best, from another root.] [OE. wel, AS. wel; akin to OS., OFries., & D. wel, G. wohl, OHG. wola, wela, Icel. & Dan. vel, Sw. v[ a]l, Goth. wa[ i]la;… …

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  • 2 well enough — index fairly (moderately) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 well enough — noun Etymology: from the phrase well enough : an existing fairly satisfactory condition I should have let well enough alone Louis Auchincloss unable to leave well enough alone * * * well enough In a moderate but sufficient degree • • • Main Entry …

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  • 4 well enough — good enough, pretty good; very good, very well …

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  • 5 well enough — Tolerably, sufficiently well, so as to give satisfaction, moderately well …

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  • 6 Well Enough Alone — Infobox Single | Name = Well Enough Alone Artist = Chevelle from Album = B side = Released = February 2007 Format = CD Recorded = The Palms Studio, Las Vegas Genre = Alternative metal Length = 4:18 Label = Epic Records Producer = Michael Elvis… …

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  • 7 let well enough alone — or[leave well enough alone] {v. phr.} To be satisfied with what is good enough; not try to improve something because often that might cause more trouble. * /John wanted to make his kite go higher, but his father told him to let well enough alone… …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 8 let well enough alone — or[leave well enough alone] {v. phr.} To be satisfied with what is good enough; not try to improve something because often that might cause more trouble. * /John wanted to make his kite go higher, but his father told him to let well enough alone… …

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  • 9 leave\ well\ enough\ alone — • let well enough alone • leave well enough alone v. phr. To be satisfied with what is good enough; not try to improve something because often that might cause more trouble. John wanted to make his kite go higher, but his father told him to let… …

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  • 10 let\ well\ enough\ alone — • let well enough alone • leave well enough alone v. phr. To be satisfied with what is good enough; not try to improve something because often that might cause more trouble. John wanted to make his kite go higher, but his father told him to let… …

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  • 11 leave well enough alone — See: LET WELL ENOUGH ALONE …

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  • 12 leave well enough alone — See: LET WELL ENOUGH ALONE …

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  • 13 leave well enough alone — leave (or let) well enough alone refrain from interfering with or trying to improve something that is satisfactory or adequate as it is * * * leave well enough alone see ↑leave, 1 • • • Main Entry: ↑alone leave well enough alone (or Brit leave… …

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  • 14 let well enough alone — leave/let well aˈlone idiom (BrE) (NAmE let well enough aˈlone) to not get involved in sth that does not concern you • When it comes to other people s arguments, it s better to leave well alone …

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  • 15 leave let well enough alone — be satisfied with something that is good enough You should let well enough alone and be happy with your work schedule the way it is …

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  • 16 leave well enough alone — be satisfied with something that is good enough You should let well enough alone and be happy with your work schedule the way it is …

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  • 17 leave well enough alone — verb To leave something alone; to avoid attempts to correct, fix, or improve what is already sufficient We should have left well enough alone when we had it working the first time. Syn: if it aint broke, dont fix it, never change a running system …

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  • 18 leave well enough alone — if you do more you could cause more trouble    If I cause a problem, I apologize. Then I leave well enough alone …

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  • 19 leave well enough alone — to allow something to stay as it is because doing more would not improve it. I thought about rewriting the letter, but I decided to leave well enough alone …

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  • 20 leave well enough alone — Synonyms and related words: abstain, abstain from, avoid, be blind to, be caught out, be conservative, be content, be inattentive, be pleased, be reconciled to, be unwary, blink at, butt out, connive at, disregard, do nothing, do without, eschew …

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