Used to convey the speaker’s opinion that a reaction is appropriate or unsurprising: she sounded rather chipper, as well she might, given her bright prospects
More example sentences
- Steve apologised to his family, as well he might.
- He takes his music very seriously, as well he might.
- He was clutching the two Oscars he'd just won for Braveheart and he looked extremely pleased with himself, as well he might.