Definition of wish someone well in English:

wish someone well


  • Feel or express a desire for someone's well-being.

    ‘everyone wished him well’
    • ‘Everyone wishes her well because she's a great talent and a lovely lady.’
    • ‘There was that lovely feeling of togetherness with everyone wishing her well, all delighting in the latest chapter in her life.’
    • ‘I think everyone wishes him well but maybe in the past we have been too tolerant simply because we regard him as a well-liked and unique character.’
    • ‘The West Highland Way walk was great because as well as giving to charity, everyone joined together in wishing me well.’
    • ‘If you don't care about your own emotional well-being, my just wishing you well won't really help you.’