good egg

Definition of good egg

informal + somewhat old-fashioned
:a likeable person
  • I've known Jim for years. He's a good egg.

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

egg play
  1. : to incite to action

  1. : the hard-shelled reproductive body produced by a bird and especially by the common domestic chicken

  2. : an animal reproductive body consisting of an ovum together with its nutritive and protective envelopes and having the capacity to develop into a new individual capable of independent existence

  3. : ovum

  1. : to cover with egg

  2. : to pelt with eggs


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