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cracking

adjective uk   /ˈkræk.ɪŋ/ UK informal us  
extremely good: He scored with a cracking shot into the back of the goal. The marathon began at a cracking (= very fast) pace.Informal words for goodGood, better and bestQuite good, or not very good
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