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as well somebody might/may

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishas well somebody might/mayas well somebody might/mayformal used to say that there is a good reason for someone’s feelings or reactions Marilyn looked guilty, as well she might. well
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as well somebody might/mayMarilyn looked guilty when she saw me, as well she might.And a deviant and mentally diseased species as well.Microscopes caught the imagination, as well they might.
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