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Adjective
Pleasant and satisfactory
“The layout of the apartment was good, but the kitchen was too small.”
Adjective
Full of virtue, having excellent moral character
“Understanding the way karma works, we seek to live a good and virtuous life through right thought, right speech and right action.”
Adjective
High quality
“It is really a good acquisition, because it completes our Eastern African deployment.”
Adjective
Competent or talented
“The good artist objects with the lucidity of sunlight, and needs no epithets.”
Adjective
Useful or functional for a particular purpose
“These old computers are still good.”
Adjective
A mood associated with celebration or festivities
“He was in a good enough mood to spend the entire weekend at his in-law's house.”
Adjective
Reliable and unfailing
“Your guilty conscience is a testament to your good virtue, of which you should be proud.”
Adjective
Kind in behavior or actions
“Historical accounts describe the young princess as exceedingly tall, thin, pock-marked, and plain, but with a good nature.”
Adjective
State of being happy and contented
“No matter how ratty or dog-eared or water-stained the book, it will find a good home with me, at least temporarily.”
Adjective
Pleasing to taste
“If you have some rolls, a few salad leaves and extra ketchup or chutney, they can be transformed into good old-fashioned burgers.”
Adjective
Genuine, real or authentic
“The organizers claim they will follow traditional cooking methods and good ingredients to prepare the dishes.”
Adjective
Having good manners and conforming to standards of respectful behaviour
“His master and friends all said he was a good boy, and had never been known to have fits, or walk in his sleep.”
Adjective
Significant and abundant
“The area has a good supply of rivers, varying in size, but none of them small.”
Noun
A benefit, or advantage from something
“The most famous names in the France squad, both sacrificed personal glory for the good of the team.”
Noun
Morality
“The apparent purpose was to allow the founding of intergovernmental organizations to uphold the good of nation states.”
Interjection
An elliptical exclamation of satisfaction or commendation
“What a good shot that was!”
Adjective
A state in which a body is sound and healthy
“His body was feeling good after the successful operation.”
Adjective
Profound and deep
“The motivational speaker had a good effect on my well-being and state of mind.”
Adjective
Trendy or fashionable
“He is the only one in jeans, a bobble hat, and a good but out-of-place leather jacket.”
Noun
Respect and honor
“Theirs was a glorious end, and they had died fighting for the good of their country.”
Adjective
The pleasantness of warm and sunny weather
“It was time to head to the beach with the return of good weather.”
Verb
(dialectal) To improve or fix something
“You don't need to do much, as plenty of rest is enough to eventually good oneself.”
Idiom
Permanently
“You simply dump depressive thoughts down onto a piece of paper, leaving it there good and forever on the page.”
Adverb
(informal) A way to describe something that has been done well
“He would show me how to do something until I had learned what I was doing and did it good.”
Interjection
An exclamation used to express agreement or compliance
Good, I will come with you and I will be safe and I want you not to leave and stay with me.”
Adjective
Displaying logic and common sense
“She wasn't able to give me a good explanation for her behavior.”
Adjective
Showing appreciation and praise
“Both teams squared away the three-game test series in front of good crowds.”
Adjective
Exhibiting passion and enthusiasm
“Short Books' excellent series of biographies has shown that accessibly delivered narratives can attract a good readership.”
Adjective
Recuperative or having the essence of healing
“After a false start, a carafe or two of water and a good snooze, I finally felt well enough to get out of bed.”
Verb
(dialectal) To thrive or succeed
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