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fare-thee-well

[fair-th ee-wel] /ˈfɛər ðiˌwɛl/
noun
1.
a state of perfection:
The meal was done to a fare-thee-well.
2.
the maximum effect; fullest measure or extent:
an actress who plays each scene to a fare-thee-well.
Also, fare-you-well
[fair-yoo-wel] /ˈfɛər yuˌwɛl/ (Show IPA)
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fare-thee-well

noun
1.
(informal, mainly US) a state of perfection: the steak was cooked to a fare-thee-well
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