a good part of

idiom

: a large amount of
Babies spend a good part of the day sleeping.

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Recent Examples on the Web But these days he’s been spending a good part of his time and his foundation’s money shaking up another critical aspect of Los Angeles life: housing. Liam Dillon, Los Angeles Times, 30 June 2024 She’s been out of pocket for a good part of June, dealing with family matters. Madeleine Marr, Miami Herald, 24 June 2024 Because China is more powerful than India, a good part of New Delhi’s strategy for dealing with a belligerent Beijing runs through Washington. Nirupama Rao, Foreign Affairs, 18 Apr. 2023 Indeed, Thomson introduced a number of instruments for measuring electricity, and a good part of his legacy is his work on the precise specifications of electrical units. IEEE Spectrum, 2 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for a good part of 

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“A good part of.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/a%20good%20part%20of. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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