about good

adjective, of a coin

Definition of about good

: showing evidence of heavy wear

Note: This is one of a set of standards often used to determine the value of a coin to collectors. Ranging from best to worst, these grades are brilliant uncirculated, uncirculated, about uncirculated or almost uncirculated, extremely fine, very fine, fine, very good, good, and about good.

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First Known Use of about good

1883, in the meaning defined above

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“About good.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/about%20good. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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