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Could you give me an equivalent to these 3 expressions?

Examples:

'What do they hope to achieve?' 'You might well ask.'

A system of which we in Britain might well be envious

This caused a few gasps, as well it might.

1 - You might well ask
2 - Might well
3 - As well it might

I believe that "you might well ask" means the same as "You may well ask".

Thank you in advance!

For learning: English
Base language: English
Category: Language

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