Quick answer
"Well" is an adjective which is often translated as "bien", and "all right" is an adjective which is also often translated as "bien". Learn more about the difference between "well" and "all right" below.
well(
wehl
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (healthy)
a. bien
I hope you will get well very soon.Espero que te pongas bien muy pronto.
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
2. (properly)
a. bien
They did well in Latin.Les fue bien en latín.
Well done!¡Bien hecho!
3. (thoroughly)
a. perfectamente
I can well see your point of view.Entiendo perfectamente su punto de vista.
4. (probably)
a. probablemente
He may well come with us to the auction.Probablemente vendrá con nosotros a la subasta.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
5. (hole in the ground)
a. el pozo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
There was a well outside the village.Había un pozo a la salida del pueblo.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
6. (introducing a topic)
a. bueno
Well, as I was saying...Bueno, como iba diciendo...
b. vaya
Well, well, look who came.Vaya, vaya, mira quién vino.
c. pues
Well, if that is how you want it.Pues, si lo prefieres así.
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all right(
al
 
rayt
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (well)
a. bien
Are you all right?¿Estás bien?
2. (satisfactory)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
The food was all right, but the desserts were delicious.La comida estaba más o menos, pero los postres estaban deliciosos.
The movie was all right, but not that great.La película no estaba mal, pero nada del otro mundo.
3. (permissible)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Is it all right if I open a window?¿Le importa si abro una ventana?
Is it all right to bring a friend with me?¿Puedo venir con un amigo?
4. (safe)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Do you think she'll be all right on her own?¿Crees que se puede dejar sola?
Now that they have life vests, I'm sure they'll be all right.Ahora que tienen chalecos salvavidas estoy seguro que estarán bien.
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
5. (adequately supplied)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Are we all right for bread?¿Tenemos suficiente pan?
How are we for water? - All right.¿A cómo vamos con el agua? - Estamos bien.
6. (satisfactory)
a. bien
I was nervous before the interview, but it went all right.Estaba nerviosa antes de la entrevista, pero salió bien.
7. (without doubt)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
He jumped at the chance to win that car all right!Ya lo creo que se apuntó para ganarse el carro.
It was her all right. I'd know her anywhere.Sin duda que fue ella. La reconocería en cualquier parte.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
8. (expressing agreement)
a. bueno
Can I borrow your bike? - All right.¿Me prestas tu bici? - Bueno.
b. de acuerdo
I need you to arrive on time tomorrow, all right?Necesito que llegues a tiempo mañana, ¿de acuerdo?
c. está bien
Can I go play with Jonathan? - All right.¿Puedo ir a jugar con Jonathan? - Está bien.
d. vale
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
All right, I think I've got the point.Vale, creo que ya entiendo.
9. (expressing approval)
a. sí, señor
Our team won! All right!¡Nuestro equipo ganó! ¡Sí, señor!
10. (introducing a subject)
a. bueno
All right, who’s going to volunteer?Bueno, ¿quién se va a ofrecer?
11. (expressing irritation)
a. basta ya
All right! You can tell her for all I care!¡Basta ya! ¡Por mí, díselo!
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