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    1. Jorma had lived with Venna almost two years now, one while she learned to sail, well; on their way up from the Yakhan, and another here on North Island of Sinbara

    2. "Don't need it," Herndon said, "these berries melt just as well and taste close enough to it

    3. He would have to move this boat well before dusk if he didn't want it to sit on the bottom while the tide was out

    4. That whole area's redeveloped now, its luxury mid-rises along the river now, well, then, 2148 is when we left

    5. Have you ever said “I can't do that because this always happens?” Well, now do you see how the C and the A in can't are two really disempowering words?

    6. "Well; the things didn't last," Jorma said, "The pocket-eyes you mean

    7. create your thoughts the way that you need them to be in order to create the life that you want to have? Well, that's done through affirmations

    8. "I rarely sleep well for Noonsleep," Ava said, "so I'm often useless on Afternoondays

    9. world around him, in his time to the point it was well

    10. This is such a royal blue, mine was such a, well, a Carribean blue

    11. My original view [since revised!] was that “if you can’t give it away you might as well give up!” I also wanted to distribute copies to gain feedback as family and friends are not always the best critics

    12. sacrifices was sprinkled on the people as well as on the

    13. In recent years it has become clear that not only does interest and capacity for sex continue well beyond menopause, but that many women report an increased enjoyment of sex because worries about unwanted pregnancy are no longer a concern

    14. For being motivated not only the physical well being but also the mental well being is important

    15. Well, what is that getting you? What do you have because of what you are being? Do you have an argument on your hands with

    16. That’s not going to go well, it’s just not

    17. He was well into this ale by now

    18. It was good and cold because there had already been heavy snow the previous Dawnsleep and Raltain's kegs were well packed in it

    19. Chewing food well in the mouth is vital to generate saliva, which in turn stimulates the production of digestive enzymes in the stomach

    20. · A tremendous increase in the consumption of medical drugs, with and without doctor’s advice, to treat common as well as chronic problems

    21. An example of an internal organ dysfunction that often responds well to walking is constipation

    22. He had to go find her, well maybe not today, but instead of just wishing she was here

    23. Additionally, because of lifestyle changes and a lower metabolism, it is important to consider how we eat as well as what we eat

    24. · Appealing to the eye as well as the palate

    25. Some aren't so bad, but some take you places well beyond anywhere her starship ever took her, even virtually

    26. "Well, to be honest, I lost one or them, the one that came with my expedition

    27. The marble was carved in sensuous designs, the grillwork was well polished

    28. You’ll always know just how well you’re doing with this kind of reporting

    29. Even then, avoid using any poisons since they will kill other animals as well

    30. There was one of them she knew very well, Herndon Luicius Carlos da Silva, the one she shared a bed with for twenty Earth years, three decades by the local calendar

    31. Sprinkle thin layer over lawn and water well

    32. Compost should be raked into lawn and then watered well

    33. This cover will also take care of pre as well as post-hospitalisation expenses like money spent on buying medicines and conducting medical tests

    34. Well? Well what? What was Henry doing here again? He looked down at his hand and saw the sales report clutched in a shaking, life threatening grip

    35. Well this does not means that everyone should be

    36. These blends are extremely well balanced, offer broad spectrum time-released plant nutrients, will produce excellent yields

    37. After I left you I was content with a little place on the prairie, well, not that little, but compared to a nation it was nothing

    38. well, but it is another story when things are going against

    39. Mix all ingredients together well

    40. A coffee grinder works well

    41. They were well down into the central parts of the main canals now, close to the Kassikan, though she could not see even a shadow of the pyramid from here

    42. "I can't very well go up to them, this man Jorma has never even met me

    43. The paste also will kill beneficial insects as well, so use on spot applications only

    44. Ackers gave her a smug smile that suggested he didn’t know how to smile very well

    45. On the other hand, pleasurable thoughts and feelings can lead to muscle relaxation and a sense of well being

    46. It was also clear that there was probably no one alive who could follow his line of thought, at least not very well

    47. Jer: 1:12: Then said the LORD unto me, Thou hast well

    48. They destroy many other destructive insects,as well the eggs of many caterpillars, mites, scales, aphids and mealybugs

    49. Honey Bees: Honey Bees are very valuable in their role as pollinators as well as a source of food

    50. She knew how well that was going, there were few in their third generation, though they were pure bred, that could speak enough Portuguese to get by

    1. out as tears welled in her eyes

    2. Matt's eyes welled up with tears, and he dropped the gun

    3. To go with it, an overwhelming sense of profundity welled up within him

    4. But the nauseating reek that welled out of his

    5. The king and queen were captivated by her story and the queen also had to dab at her eyes as the tears welled up in them

    6. She patted her good horse Arion as tears welled in her eyes

    7. ” Her eyes welled up with tears

    8. A glimmer of recognition and far deeper understanding of the wrinkle phenomenon welled up within her

    9. Why? Why had Auster set himself on trying to take out the Arrows? His anger over the attacks still welled inside of him

    10. ” I stopped and tears welled in my eyes Elijah passed round his smokes and I could see the raw pain on his face I lit up saying

    11. ” His voice was ragged as a tear welled in His eye

    12. Tears welled in my eyes and spilled over

    13. A smile formed on her lips and tears welled up in her eyes as she said

    14. Tears welled in her eyes

    15. Tears welled up in her eyes

    16. ” Tears immediately welled in her eyes as a great pain throbbed in her heart

    17. Tears welled in her eyes, and she took deep breaths to steady herself

    18. Disgust welled up within him and he tried to wipe his fingers clean, again with no success

    19. ” Tears welled up in her eyes

    20. It was too much for him and he could do nothing to hold back the tears that welled in his eyes

    21. She welled up with emotion and unexpected tears of happiness

    22. Tears welled up in Rufus’ eyes

    23. At that, the boy’s face crumped and tears welled up in his eyes

    24. Flicking his tail in agitation, Grindel did his best to ignore the sour taste that had suddenly welled up in his mouth at the thought of seeing that deformed old monster once more

    25. She bit back the scream that welled up within her

    26. The pain of the charge stabbed through her heart, ripped through her soul, and her vision swam from the tears that welled up in her eyes

    27. Tears welled in her eyes and she flung herself at the door, but the childproof lock was engaged and she couldn’t get out

    28. Well that didn’t hurt any less than I’d expected it to! I watched as several drops of blood welled up

    29. “Herminia, you look like a mummy!” she chided through clenched teeth as the giggles subsided, replaced by tears that welled and rolled across her face in hot streams

    30. It was used to great effect dabbing away tears that welled onto her cheeks between gasps and sobs, as she told of the brutality she suffered

    31. welled up at the thought of the upcoming holidays at Overton

    32. I cried out in despair as a wave of seasickness welled up

    33. Hilda had been close with Edgar and, when she and Raul’s two boys perished in the worst tragedy of his life, it seemed to affect Edgar possibly more profoundly than it did himself: any time the subject had even come close to being mentioned, he had stared at him with doe eyes welled up with tears, and quickly departed, or switched conversation to an unrelated something else

    34. She fought back tears as they welled in her eyes, before splashing her cheeks

    35. His eyes were practically swollen shut and the tears welled up constantly, making what little vision he had left, a complete blur

    36. Tears welled up in her eyes but she remained still

    37. She stifled the worst of the sobs and moans that welled up from her insides, but still she wept

    38. She stifled some tears that welled up in her eyes and sniffed slightly

    39. Tears welled up in Graham’s eyes as he described what he went through the morning of the quake

    40. The only intersection coming up was one minute away, with thoughts of Jay, tears welled up

    41. And with the memory a deep and violent hate welled up in me, and I thought of my suicide, drifting beyond my reach in the river as monsters pulled me out, breathed life where none was wanted

    42. Tears welled in her eyes but she did not cry, even though it seemed like she should

    43. Colling told him about the Countess, and tears welled in the Pole’s eyes

    44. The beginning of tears welled up in her eyes again at the thought of the unknown unfortunate who’d supplied that skimpy wrap to cover another part of her innocence, until something better could come along

    45. Tears welled in his eyes as he thought about what would happen to Elizabeth

    46. Tears almost welled up in her eyes when she once again was overwhelmed by love for him

    47. The tears welled up in her eyes and she rubbed her face with the backside of her hand

    48. They all welled up now, all at once and they brought tears to her eyes

    49. But I was baffled, not understanding this diagnosis, while a black horror welled up from my stomach

    50. Now, rather than feeling overly upset, a compassion welled up within me

    1. A tear started welling up in his eye; it was one of the most beautiful things he had ever stared at

    2. I could feel panic welling in my gut

    3. feel the heartache welling up within my chest, and I

    4. and said with tears once again welling in her eyes, “You can rely on

    5. by the tears welling up in her eyes

    6. A warm tear slid down her cheek before it turned cold welling at her jaw

    7. And she was thankful that Mercer appeared too consumed with his own musings to notice the tears biting and welling up in her eyes

    8. Ghost eyes glinted with welling tears

    9. ’ Torbin could feel tears welling up

    10. The tears welling up in her eyes

    11. ” That struck a chord with Adem, and suddenly he felt rage welling up inside himself as he asked, “Are you saying I will have no place in Heaven?” He emphasised the capital as Heaven was a place and therefore not a common noun

    12. Raven felt tears welling up in his eyes again and a lump caught at the back of his throat

    13. ‘Mom?’ she could feel her eyes welling up

    14. As Soffen followed Brock's broad back, she deliberately trod in his footsteps, trying to come to terms with the feelings that were welling up inside her

    15. In the end Broshee crept away, trying to ignore the empty feeling welling up inside her

    16. I was surprised at the level of anger that was welling up inside of me, not only towards Dena and Trey but also towards this unborn child

    17. If I uttered a word I knew I would burst out crying, my eyes were already welling up with unwanted tears

    18. And still she cried, at times silently with tears welling up in her eyes and at other times fitfully, with sobs that she could not contain released in languish

    19. He was sitting down with his legs crossed while all those feelings of certain faith and the warm knowledge of God’s plan working so delicately through him had left him with a smile on his face and tears welling in his eyes

    20. There was a lump in his throat and he fought back the tears welling in his eyes

    21. “I am not tired, Father! I am not tired!” Nisaba protested, her voice becoming more shrill with the repetition as she accosted him with an accusatory glance, but he saw the tears welling up

    22. Andy looked up at Ethan with a hint of tears welling up in his eyes

    23. Tears were welling in her eyes; pain she was showing on her aging face, the pain that I had inflicted

    24. She stares at me, her eyes fierce but welling up with tears

    25. ” He felt tears welling up in his eyes

    26. Yuta turned to see Yukino standing there, tears welling in her eyes

    27. Chandelle could feel the tears welling up in her eyes but these were not tears of sadness but tears of happiness, she got up and walked over to Hamish and threw her arms around him and as she did she noticed his eyes also looked a bit glassy, now be off with you lassie

    28. Mrs Worthington could feel the tears welling up in her eyes, what this family must have been through all these months without knowing where Rachael was or what had happened to her

    29. She found it hard to speak and could feel herself welling up

    30. Something I said seemed to hit a nerve and tears began welling up in her eyes

    31. I nod, tears welling up in my eyes

    32. came at her harder and she could not contain the grief welling up

    33. Ashi saw the tears welling in Mick’s eyes and suddenly

    34. WE BLOODY SURVIVED IT (he writes with a welling up in

    35. “Moshe!” Youssaf suddenly broke in, tears welling in his eyes as he realized how much he hadn’t known about his friend

    36. Moshe could feel anger welling up in him

    37. “Moshe!” Youssaf suddenly broke in, tears welling in his eyes as he realized how much he

    38. she could see tears welling up in his eyes

    39. Paul could see tears welling up in his friend's eyes as George replied “Paul

    40. Amanda felt tears welling in the corners in her eyes

    41. This is the thing; there have been times in my life that I have felt a burning inside me, a fire welling up within, screaming to me, "You were made for something special! Get out of here! What are you doing

    42. With my head bowed and tears welling up in my eyes, I shook my head until I was sure she left the room

    43. and I don't know where I belong" Amanda said tears welling in her eyes

    44. with each other through the medium of your yellow legal pad, a welling up

    45. With tears welling up in her eyes, Scarlett shut them tight

    46. a welling up of threatened sobs

    47. ” Tears are welling in the corner of her eyes, she was always a crier, you aren’t having it

    48. Chris paused there and saw tears welling up in Patricia’s eyes

    49. I sucked the blood from the welling puncture before he could snatch it back

    50. fire and my ears were ringing, the taste of sour cheese welling in the

    1. One of the men, DAVID WELLS, a crusty old fart about 65, vigorous with

    2. She was disgusted to see that Kandhi, now driving through western Nebraska, was merely searching the public photo and video streams for facial recognition matches of Leonora Wells

    3. Sure enough, she easily located Leonora Wells sitting with a breakfast sandwich at the Riverside Burger Joint at ten-fifteen in the morning, not a half an hour before

    4. for water wells and food aid, what with the bloody terrorists

    5. Cut stone was polished, ceramic oil lamps lit the inner reaches, but many rooms were lit with light wells

    6. Windows and light wells brought light to the deepest recesses and highlighted the grandest artworks and architectural details

    7. courage from the deepest wells of his soul he mumbled, “s’not a

    8. ‘It’s a bit staggering, isn’t it?’ he said turning into the Wells road

    9. We drive through Wells and up the winding hill leading towards Bath

    10. She only touched on the purification plant for the drinking water and the many wells that were used to keep the place looking so green

    11. Consider what Lou Engle says in his book Digging the Wells of

    12. The well we had fought the Turks for in the village was still providing water but we needed a lot more than that and even the other wells that had been found and was still a continuing problem

    13. They further commented on the heat, though surprisingly, the wells were still providing water throughout the hamlet, but only just

    14. In addition to these heinous abductions, our wells are drying up and the harvest may fail

    15. And all the wells throughout the village were full again, allowing the Halflings to—thankfully—begin bathing and washing their clothes regularly, which reduced the general aroma of the place

    16. This/these remarkable event(s) quickly brought to mind the Persian Gulf War (Operation Desert Storm) waged ten years earlier by coalition forces led by the United States against Iraq who, having invaded Kuwait and seizing possession of its oil wells, was making veiled threats against its Saudi (Arabian) neighbor

    17. Ida Wells led an anti lynching campaign, but it was international pressure during the Cold War, combined with the Civil Rights movement that led to the sharpest decline in lynchings

    18. Home to the company’s hydrocarbon wells, these underground caverns will continue to store butane and propane, according to Phybes

    19. I used to drill wells around a suspect site and interpret the data from them to track the contamination to its source

    20. Secretary of State Cordell Hull and Assistant Secretary for Latin American Affairs Sumner Wells formulated the Good Neighbor Policy with Roosevelt and carried it out

    21. Roosevelt, Cordell Hull, and Sumner Wells were all determined to change that

    22. In the Black Death of the thirteenth century AD, the Jews were suspected by some of having caused that catastrophe in Europe by poisoning the water wells

    23. In March, 2011 Texas regulators said that extensive testing showed that flammable water wells west of

    24. And on a darker note, “on the Continent, the horrors of the time were heightened by fearful persecutions of the Jews, suspected of causing the epidemic by poisoning public wells” (Encyc

    25. Norway are supposedly very friendly to the environment and yet they have oil wells in the North Sea off

    26. Australia has had oil wells in their coastal waters for over thirty years

    27. It also happens that, after every Sad Saturday, early the following morning something occurs that causes a quickening awareness: He’s risen! A joy that I can’t explain wells up

    28. 2Pet 2:17 These are wells without water, clouds that are carried with a tempest; to whom the mist of darkness is reserved for ever

    29. 3 Therefore with joy shall you draw water out of the wells of salvation

    30. Big items which create large gravity wells are a real problem and need to be avoided

    31. Since jumps were dependent on missing large gravity wells, they had to be carefully routed well in advance

    32. 25 And they took strong cities, and a fat land, and possessed houses full of all goods, wells dug,

    33. 17 Ezekias fortified his city and brought in water into the midst of it, he dug out the hard rock with iron and made wells for water

    34. due to the wells that Abraham had dug being filled in again

    35. There was a quarrel about these wells, as water was scarce, but Isaac kept on digging

    36. Octavius Winslow: Wells Without Water

    37. same water is in all the wells

    38. 4 And the days increased and reached twenty six years, and after that Abraham with his servants and all belonging to him went from the land of the Philistines and removed to a great distance, and they came near to Hebron, and they remained there, and the servants of Abraham dug wells of water, and Abraham and all belonging to him dwelt by the water, and the servants of Abimelech King of the Philistines heard the report that Abraham's servants had dug wells of water in the borders of the land

    39. The supply of its water proceeds from deep wells, but there are also numerous springs

    40. 15 For all the wells which his father's servants had digged in the days of Abraham his father, the Philistines had stopped them, and filled them with earth

    41. 18 And Isaac digged again the wells of water, which they had digged in the days of Abraham his father; for the Philistines had stopped them after the death of Abraham: and he called their names after the names by which his father had called them

    42. 27 And they came to Elim, where were twelve wells of water, and threescore and ten palm trees: and they encamped there by the waters

    43. In March, 2011 Texas regulators said that extensive testing showed that flammable water wells west of Ft worth were not

    44. contaminated by nearby gas drilling , as the EPA has maintained and has instructed Range Resources to continue to operate the wells as they continue to fight the EPA in federal court to overturn their ruling

    45. On many such mountain ridges as well as other locations, it would be necessary to blast into the bedrock, as Enxco's New England representative, John Zimmerman, has confirmed, possibly disrupting the water sources for wells downhill

    46. Denmark, Great Britain, and Norway are supposedly very friendly to the environment and yet they have oil wells in the North Sea off of their coasts

    47. Royal Dutch Shell was awaiting Interior Department approval to start drilling five offshore wells this year but the moratorium will move that into 2011 because of the winter weather

    48. 11 And houses full of all good things, which you filledst not, and wells digged, which you diggedst not, vineyards and olive trees, which you plantedst not; when you shall have eaten and be full;

    49. 27 And they came to Elim, where were twelve wells of water, and threescore

    50. Twelve wells is for each of the twelve tribes

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    Synonyms for "well"

    well fountainhead wellspring swell good easily comfortably advantageously considerably substantially intimately fine satisfactory healthy strong hardy robust fit hearty trim sound fitting appropriate proper suitable befitting successful fortunate well-off happy excellently accurately correctly properly skilfully decently efficiently appropriately reasonably suitably judiciously adequately sufficiently amply fully thoroughly abundantly altogether fairly quite far rather

    "well" definitions

    a deep hole or shaft dug or drilled to obtain water or oil or gas or brine

    a cavity or vessel used to contain liquid

    an abundant source

    an open shaft through the floors of a building (as for a stairway)

    an enclosed compartment in a ship or plane for holding something as e.g. fish or a plane's landing gear or for protecting something as e.g. a ship's pumps

    come up, as of a liquid

    in good health especially after having suffered illness or injury

    resulting favorably

    wise or advantageous and hence advisable

    (often used as a combining form) in a good or proper or satisfactory manner or to a high standard (`good' is a nonstandard dialectal variant for `well')

    thoroughly or completely; fully; often used as a combining form

    indicating high probability; in all likelihood

    (used for emphasis or as an intensifier) entirely or fully

    to a suitable or appropriate extent or degree

    favorably; with approval

    to a great extent or degree

    with great or especially intimate knowledge

    with prudence or propriety

    with skill or in a pleasing manner

    in a manner affording benefit or advantage

    in financial comfort

    without unusual distress or resentment; with good humor