DictionnaireThésaurusScrabbleExemplesQuiz

good  

EN[ɡʊd]
US UK
Fbien WGood
  • Good peut désigner :
  • Adolphus Clemens Good (1856-1894), un missionnaire et naturaliste américain ;
  • Irving John Good (1916-), un statisticien britannique ;
  • Good, un film germano-britannique réalisé par Vicente Amorim ;
  • NomPLgoods
    1. NU The forces or behaviors that are the enemy of evil. Usually consists of helping others and general benevolence.
      1. And Vickers launched forth into a tirade very different from his platform utterances. He spoke with extreme contempt of the dense stupidity exhibited on all occasions by the working classes. He said that if you wanted to do anything for them, you must rule them, not pamper them. Soft heartedness caused more harm than good.
    2. NC A result that is positive in the view of the speaker.
      1. NU The abstract instantiation of goodness; that which possesses desirable qualities, promotes success, welfare, or happiness, is serviceable, fit, excellent, kind, benevolent, etc.
        1. NC (chiefly in the plural) An item of merchandise.
        2. VerbeSGgoodsPRgoodingPT, PPgooded
          1. VI (now chiefly dialectal) To thrive; fatten; prosper; improve.
            1. VT (now chiefly dialectal) To make good; turn to good; improve.
              1. VI (now chiefly dialectal) To make improvements or repairs.
                1. VI (now chiefly dialectal) To benefit; gain.
                  1. VT (now chiefly dialectal) To do good to (someone); benefit; cause to improve or gain.
                    1. VT (now chiefly dialectal) To satisfy; indulge; gratify.
                      1. (reflexive, now chiefly dialectal) To flatter; congratulate oneself; anticipate.
                        1. VT (now chiefly dialectal, Scotland) To furnish with dung; manure; fatten with manure; fertilise.
                        2. AdjectifCOMbetterSUPbest
                          1. (heading) Of people.
                            1. good intentions ‎
                            2. a good swimmer
                            3. Can you lend me fifty dollars? You know I'm good for it. ‎
                            4. Would you like a glass of water? — I'm good. ‎
                            5. [Are] you good? — Yeah, I'm fine. ‎
                          2. (of capabilities).
                            1. it’s a good watch;  the flashlight batteries are still good
                            2. a good worker
                            3. in good sooth
                          3. (heading) Of properties and qualities.
                            1. The bread is still good. ‎
                            2. The food was very good. ‎
                            3. Eat a good dinner so you will be ready for the big game tomorrow. ‎
                            4. carrots are good for you;  walking is good for you ‎
                            5. the music, dancing, and food were very good;  we had a good time
                            6. a good omen;  good weather
                            7. a good job
                            8. My reasons are both good and weighty.
                          4. COL With "and", extremely.
                            1. The soup is good and hot. ‎
                          5. (especially when capitalized) Holy.
                            1. Good Friday
                          6. (heading) Of quantities.
                            1. all in good time
                            2. a good while longer;  a good number of seeds;   A good part of his day was spent shopping.   It will be a good while longer until he's done.   He's had a good amount of troubles, he has . ‎
                            3. This hill will take a good hour and a half to climb.  The car was a good ten miles away. ‎
                        3. AdverbeCOMbetterSUPbest
                          1. (nonstandard) Well; satisfactorily or thoroughly.
                          2. Interjection
                            1. That is good; an elliptical exclamation of satisfaction or commendation.
                              1. Good! I can leave now.
                          3. Plus d'exemples
                            1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
                              • They are good friends, but their relationship is strictly platonic.
                              • Dinosaurs, as well as growing taller, developed a more pronounced downflex to lower their heads closer to the ground for better cropping techniques.
                              • My mother would make a good thought police. (singular usage)
                            2. Utilisé au début de la phrase
                              • Good heavens, I can't write down to the level of the vulgar public!
                              • Good Cromwell, neglect him not; make use now, and provide for thine own future safety.
                              • better go to the woman's room, wash your face and come right back here and we'll be glad to have you.
                            3. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
                              • When he asked to have a look at my bank statements, I didn't think much of it, but now I'm certain he was up to something no good.
                              • From the snippet I heard of their rehearsal, they sound pretty good.
                              • I used tact when I told my fat uncle that his extra weight made him look better.

                          Meaning of good for the defined word.

                          Grammaticalement, ce mot "good" est un adjectif, plus spécifiquement, un adjectifs par type d'inflexion. C'est aussi un adverbe. C'est aussi un interjection. C'est aussi un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms dénombrable et un singularia tantum. C'est aussi un verbe, plus spécifiquement, un verbes intransitif et un verbes transitif.
                          • Partie du discours Hiérarchie
                            1. Adjectifs
                              • Adjectifs par type d'inflexion
                                • Adjectifs irréguliers
                                  • Suppletive adjectives
                              • Adverbes
                                • Interjections
                                  • Noms
                                    • Noms Dénombrable
                                      • Singularia tantum
                                        • Noms Indénombrable
                                      • Verbes
                                        • Verbes intransitifs
                                          • Verbes transitifs
                                        Difficulté: Niveau 1
                                        12345678910
                                        Facile     ➨     Difficile
                                        Définition: Niveau 9
                                        12345678910
                                        Précis    ➨     Polyvalent
                                        Liens Connexes:
                                        1. en goods
                                        2. en goodly
                                        3. en good-looking
                                        4. en good-for-nothing
                                        5. en goodbye
                                        2.314