- s heartily friendly and congenial
- Returning arms inspectors can expect the hail-fellow-well-met treatment from Baghdad -- at least for now.
- He is no hail-fellow-well-met with Studebaker's dealers, and knows very few of them.
- A big, broad-shouldered, hail-fellow-well-met with a razor-sharp mind, Tex Colbert went to Detroit in 1933 from Manhattan's Rathbone, Perry, Kelley Drye, Chrysler attorneys, and .
- Tim Kaine in MSNBC
He is not a backslapper,Kaine said. "There are different models that succeed in politics. There's the hail-fellow-well-met model of backslapping. That's not his style."
- Michael Bond in Times Online
Nor did we expect to be tripped up by jealousy, bureaucracy, trades unions and political correctness - or that we would be naive enough to entrust our business to what Michael calls "the kind of hail-fellow-well-met character who might buttonhole...