good deal


Definition of good deal

: a considerable quantity or extent : lot knows a good deal about disease a good deal faster

Examples of good deal in a Sentence

he knows a good deal about the current situation in Africa
Recent Examples on the Web The upshot of all this is that an already murky situation has become a good deal murkier, and there’s no end to the murk in sight. Jacob Stern, The Atlantic, 5 Aug. 2022 Despite some positive results, a good deal of uncertainty remains in markets, especially after the Federal Reserve hiked interest rates by another 75 basis points last Wednesday in a bid to bring down high inflation. Sergei Klebnikov, Forbes, 1 Aug. 2022 When the Russian Army seized the Zaporizhzhia plant in March, combat ignited a fire — and a good deal of worry about nuclear safety. New York Times, 1 Aug. 2022 At the supermarket, uncooked beef steaks actually dipped 0.3% in that time — making steak a good deal for home cooks, too. Danielle Wiener-bronner, CNN, 28 July 2022 The six-episode HBO series spends a good deal of time in Oregon, as viewers will find. oregonlive, 22 July 2022 And for many families, a good deal couldn't come soon enough. Hannah Jones, Country Living, 19 July 2022 In addition to mixing all of these acoustic elements, a good deal of production and processing was required. Jon Burlingame, Variety, 11 July 2022 Mathilde's search takes her on a series of adventures, and a good deal of the film is set after the war, but the denouement is as chilling as any movie set exclusively in a trench. David Faris, The Week, 28 June 2022 See More

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First Known Use of good deal

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

12 Aug 2022

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“Good deal.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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