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Are yams and sweet potatoes the same?
Prosper, thrive, succeed, as in
He's done well in the market
do well to do something
. Fare better or act prudently by doing something, as in
She would do well to ask permission before she leaves
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Nearby words for do well
do someone in
do someone nothing
do someone out of
do someone over
do someone proud
do someone wrong
do something on top of one's head
do something over
do something standing on one's head
do something up brown
do the bone dance
do the dirty on someone
do the dishes
do the dutch
do the honors
do the math
do the nasty
do the spadework
do the trick
do the wild thing
do unto others as you would have them do unto you
do what comes naturally
do you eat with that mouth?
do you read me
do you want an engraved invitation
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