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Used other than as an idiom: see very, well.
(idiomatic, dated, formal) Indicating acceptance, often with resignation or acquiescence, of a statement or situation.
She is very well educated.
You two got along very well.
This is a game your predecessor played very well.
This … game, you do very well at it.
Jackson had hoped to make plans with Elisabeth, but he couldn't very well ask her over and say, "Don't mind the steel shutters on all the windows."
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