not a bad thing

noun

: something that could have good results
Becoming friends with your boss is not a bad thing.

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Recent Examples on the Web That advisors would apply a systematic approach to investment research and implementation is not a bad thing. Tim Maurer, Forbes, 18 Feb. 2024 That 671 hp aluminum mill is sourced from Mercedes-AMG, which is not a bad thing. Robert Ross, Robb Report, 13 Feb. 2024 Gray hair is bound to happen to all of us—and that's not a bad thing. Audrey Noble, Vogue, 8 Feb. 2024 So, my life has always had that feeling of being displaced, which is not a bad thing for a writer. Stephania Taladrid, The New Yorker, 11 Sep. 2023 There’s a lot of algorithm jazz that’s turning up now for people who want to listen to that kind of music during dinner, and that’s not a bad thing at all. Jonathan Cohen, Spin, 28 Sep. 2023 View Photos Despite its Titanic size, Superior's Cadillac hearse is not a bad thing to drive in a straight line, given its power and flawlessly smooth four-speed 4L60-E transmission. John Phillips, Car and Driver, 26 Aug. 2023 But experts say that awareness around mental health has grown, which could lead to higher rates of diagnoses – and that’s not a bad thing. Deidre McPhillips, CNN, 17 May 2023 That’s not a bad thing in a challenging macro-economic environment — iPhones keep selling while consumers do without other products. Stephen Pastis, Fortune, 3 Aug. 2023 See More

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“Not a bad thing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/not%20a%20bad%20thing. Accessed 29 Feb. 2024.

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