fare-thee-well

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n fare-thee-well state of perfection; the utmost degree "they polished the furniture to a fare-thee-well"
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Usage

In literature:

And fare thee well, thou Carlisle town!
"Ballads of Scottish Tradition and Romance" by Various
Fare thee well, little sister Brownie, until we meet again.
"The Galaxy Primes" by Edward Elmer Smith
Toronto, fare thee well!
"The Song of the Exile--A Canadian Epic" by Wilfred S. Skeats
Fare thee well, my dearest and best.
"The International Monthly Magazine, Volume 5, No. 1, January, 1852" by Various
And you, Don Hernan, fare-thee-well, too.
"Ronald Morton, or the Fire Ships" by W.H.G. Kingston
Francisco, fare thee well!
"The Pirate" by Frederick Marryat
Fare thee well, lad, and mind the business I bade thee take in hand!
"Standish of Standish" by Jane G. Austin
I know perfectly well that you've got this place bugged to a fare-thee-well.
"Unwise Child" by Gordon Randall Garrett
Well, honest Lucy, fare thee well.
"The Comedies of William Congreve Volume 1 [of 2]" by William Congreve
Fare thee well, Japhet, mayst thou prove superior to temptation.
"Japhet in Search of a Father" by Frederick Marryat
Be pleased to send me hence, and fare thee well.
"Odysseus, the Hero of Ithaca" by Homer
Life, fare thee well!
"Turandot, Princess of China" by Karl Gustav Vollmöller
Now, fare thee well, for I must return.
"The Sign of the Spider" by Bertram Mitford
Fare thee well at once!
"Hamlet" by William Shakespeare
Now, mistress, fare thee well, adieu!
"Jewish Literature and Other Essays" by Gustav Karpeles
The last of all the Romans, fare thee well!
"The New Hudson Shakespeare: Julius Caesar" by William Shakespeare
Now for ever fare thee well!
"The Comic Latin Grammar" by Percival Leigh
O brave Columbus, fare thee well!
"Christopher Columbus and His Monument Columbia" by Various
Fare thee well, sweet briar!
"Happy Days for Boys and Girls" by Various
Meanwhile the 3-D living mural milked Western scenery to a fare-thee-well.
"Telempathy" by Vance Simonds
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In poetry:

Now fare thee well! More thou the cause
Than subject now of woe.
All mental pangs by time's kind laws
Hast lost the power to know.
"But Here's An Object More Of Dread" by Abraham Lincoln
Sweet maiden, fare thee--fare thee well!
Thou sing'st and flitt'st away--
A thing that charmed us, and shall be,
Remembered through life's day.
"To Lora Gordon Boon" by James Avis Bartley
Fare thee well, love!--How I languish
For the cause of all my anguish!
None have ever met and parted
So forlorn and broken-hearted.
Fare thee well!
"Fare The Well, Love." by George Pope Morris
Fare thee well, for I must leave thee;
But, oh, let not our parting grieve thee;
Happier days may yet be mine,
At least I wish them thine--believe me!
"Fare Thee Well" by Robert Gilfillan
Fare thee well, love!--We must sever!
Nor for years, love; but for ever!
We must meet no more--or only
Meet as strangers--sad and lonely.
Fare thee well!
"Fare The Well, Love." by George Pope Morris
By the bliss of our first kiss,
Fare thee well!
By the locked love of our last,
Till a passion like a blast
Tore the future from the past,
Fare thee well!
"Farewell" by Sydney Thompson Dobell

In news:

From "Fare Thee Well" by Lord Byron.
Fare thee well, LMFAO -- for now.
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