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good

 
pronunciation:
gUd
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
phrases:
for good
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part of speech: adjective
inflections: better, best
definition 1: having qualities that are desired.
That was a good movie.She makes good soup.
antonyms:
bad
similar words:
capital, excellent, favorable, fine, great, satisfactory, wonderful
definition 2: morally right.
A good person helps other people.
synonyms:
moral, upright
antonyms:
evil
similar words:
right
definition 3: pleasant.
We had a good time at the park.
synonyms:
enjoyable, nice, pleasant
antonyms:
rotten, unpleasant
similar words:
bright, cheerful
definition 4: well; healthy; comfortable.
I feel good today.
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part of speech: noun
definition: something that causes an improvement; advantage.
The new laws were for the good of all the people.
synonyms:
benefit, sake, success, welfare
similar words:
advantage, favor, profit
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phrase: for good
good or well?
Good is an adjective. Well is the adverb form of good.
Compare:
  • He is a good baseball player.
  • He hits the ball well.
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