as good as it gets

Definition of as good as it gets


  1. 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. 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

  1. :  of a favorable character or tendency

    :  bountiful, fertile

    :  handsome, attractive

  1. :  something that is good

    :  something conforming to the moral order of the universe

    :  praiseworthy character :  goodness

  1. :  well

    : used as an intensive

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  1. :  to gain possession of

    :  to receive as a return :  earn

    :  to obtain by concession or entreaty

  1. :  something begotten:

    :  offspring

    :  the entire progeny of a male animal

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

    :  a bill of divorce

    :  a religious divorce by Jewish law

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