Definition of GOOD

noun : GOOD

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) benefit; "for your own good"; "what's the good of worrying?" ;

  • 2. (

    ) moral excellence or admirableness; "there is much good to be found in people" ;

  • 3. (

    ) that which is pleasing or valuable or useful; "weigh the good against the bad"; "among the highest goods of all are happiness and self-realization" ;

Adjective : GOOD

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) having desirable or positive qualities especially those suitable for a thing specified; "good news from the hospital"; "a good report card"; "when she was good she was very very good"; "a good knife is one good for cutting"; "this stump will make a good picnic table"; "a good check"; "a good joke"; "a good exterior paint"; "a good secretary"; "a good dress for the office" ;

  • 2. (

    ) having the normally expected amount; "gives full measure"; "gives good measure"; "a good mile from here" ;

  • 3. (

    ) morally admirable ;

  • 5. (

    ) promoting or enhancing well-being; "an arms limitation agreement beneficial to all countries"; "the beneficial effects of a temperate climate"; "the experience was good for her" ;

  • 6. (

    ) agreeable or pleasing; "we all had a good time"; "good manners" ;

  • 7. (

    ) of moral excellence; "a genuinely good person"; "a just cause"; "an upright and respectable man" ;

  • 8. (

    ) having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude; "adept in handicrafts"; "an adept juggler"; "an expert job"; "a good mechanic"; "a practiced marksman"; "a proficient engineer"; "a lesser-known but no less skillful composer"; "the effect was achieved by skillful retouching" ;

  • 9. (

    ) thorough; "had a good workout"; "gave the house a good cleaning" ;

  • 10. (

    ) with or in a close or intimate relationship; "a good friend"; "my sisters and brothers are near and dear" ;

  • 12. (

    ) most suitable or right for a particular purpose; "a good time to plant tomatoes"; "the right time to act"; "the time is ripe for great sociological changes" ;

  • 13. (

    ) resulting favorably; "it's a good thing that I wasn't there"; "it is good that you stayed"; "it is well that no one saw you"; "all's well that ends well" ;

  • 15. (

    ) capable of pleasing; "good looks" ;

  • 16. (

    ) appealing to the mind; "good music"; "a serious book" ;

  • 17. (

    ) in excellent physical condition; "good teeth"; "I still have one good leg"; "a sound mind in a sound body" ;

  • 18. (

    ) tending to promote physical well-being; beneficial to health; "beneficial effects of a balanced diet"; "a good night's sleep"; "the salutary influence of pure air" ;

  • 21. (

    ) generally admired; "good taste" ;

Adverb : GOOD

Source: WordNet 3.1