very well

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Indicating acceptance, often with resignation or acquiescence, of a statement or situation.
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A: I don't want to go today.
B: Very well. Let's go tomorrow, then.

Submitted on July 07, 2010

Additional definitions for 'very well':

very wellUsed other than as an idiom: see very, well.
very wellUsed to weaken the effect of certain modal verbs.
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