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1 something that provides happiness or does good for a person or thing
  • a force for good
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2 the state of doing well especially in relation to one's happiness or success
  • I am doing this for your own good.
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3 goods plural products that are bought and sold in business
  • The store had a hard time selling leftover Easter goods that were still on the shelves by Mother's Day.
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4 goods plural a skill, an ability, or knowledge that makes a person able to do a particular job
  • The hiring committee thinks this latest applicant really has the goods.
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5 goods plural transportable items that one owns
  • Before moving to Florida, the couple sold their house and auctioned off their household goods.
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7 giving pleasure or contentment to the mind or senses
  • We had a good time at the movies.
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9 having sufficient worth or merit to receive one's honor, esteem, or reward
  • She is good enough to win a fellowship.
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10 having the required skills for an acceptable level of performance
  • That electrician is good at what he does.
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on the ball

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14 being in agreement with the truth or a fact or a standard
  • If these measurements are good, the venetian blind should fit the window perfectly.
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on target, on the money

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16 beneficial to the health of body or mind
  • Eating a good breakfast will provide you with more energy during the day.
  • He didn't like broccoli even though he knew it was good for him.
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18 of a level of quality that meets one's needs or standards
  • The food at that restaurant is good but not great.
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up to snuff

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19 promoting or contributing to personal or social well-being
  • product packaging that is intended to be good for the environment
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