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Definition of good:

  1. Adequate; sufficient; competent; sound; not fallacious; valid; in a commercial sense, to be depended on for the discharge of obligations incurred; having pecuniary ability; of unimpaired credit.
  2. Advancement of interest or happiness; welfare; prosperity; advantage; benefit; - opposed to harm, etc.
  3. Clever; skillful; dexterous; ready; handy; - followed especially by at.
  4. Kind; benevolent; humane; merciful; gracious; polite; propitious; friendly; well- disposed; - often followed by to or toward, also formerly by unto.
  5. Not blemished or impeached; fair; honorable; unsullied; as in the phrases a good name, a good report, good repute, etc.
  6. Not lacking or deficient; full; complete.
  7. Not small, insignificant, or of no account; considerable; esp., in the phrases a good deal, a good way, a good degree, a good share or part, etc.
  8. Possessing desirable qualities; adapted to answer the end designed; promoting success, welfare, or happiness; serviceable; useful; fit; excellent; admirable; commendable; not bad, corrupt, evil, noxious, offensive, or troublesome, etc.
  9. Possessing moral excellence or virtue; virtuous; pious; religious; - said of persons or actions.
  10. Real; actual; serious; as in the phrases in good earnest; in good sooth.
  11. Serviceable; suited; adapted; suitable; of use; to be relied upon; - followed especially by for.
  12. That which possesses desirable qualities, promotes success, welfare, or happiness, is serviceable, fit, excellent, kind, benevolent, etc.; - opposed to evil.
  13. To make good; to turn to good.
  14. To manure; to improve.
  15. Wares; commodities; chattels; - formerly used in the singular in a collective sense. In law, a comprehensive name for almost all personal property as distinguished from land or real property.
  16. Well, - especially in the phrase as good, with a following as expressed or implied; equally well with as much advantage or as little harm as possible.


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Usage examples:

  • " Very good," said Mowgli.

    - "The Jungle Book", Rudyard Kipling.
  • I shall always be good."

    - "The Pines of Lory", John Ames Mitchell.
  • It won't feel good!

    - "The Golden House", Mrs. Woods Baker.