as good as it gets

Definition of as good as it gets

informal
1 used to say that nothing better is possible or available
  • It's not a great restaurant, but in this part of the city, it's as good as it gets.
2 used to say that something is very good and cannot be improved
  • There's nothing I enjoy more than spending time at home with my family. That's as good as it gets.

Word by Word Definitions

good play
  1. : of a favorable character or tendency

  2. : bountiful, fertile

  3. : handsome, attractive

  1. : something that is good

  2. : something conforming to the moral order of the universe

  3. : praiseworthy character : goodness

  1. : well

  2. used as an intensive

get play gets
  1. : to gain possession of

  2. : to receive as a return : earn

  3. : to obtain by concession or entreaty

  1. : something begotten:

  2. : offspring

  3. : the entire progeny of a male animal

  1. : a document of release from obligation in Jewish law

  2. : a religious divorce by Jewish law


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