A1informalvery good: a great ideaWe had a great time last night at the party.It's great tosee you after all this time!"I'll lend you the car if you like." "Great! Thanks a lot!""What's your new teacher like?" "Oh, he's great.""How are you feeling now?" "Great."›informalused to mean that something is very bad: Oh great ! That's all I need - more bills!
As adult humans, we can distinguish about 10,000 different smells. It’s no wonder, then, that we have so many words and expressions to describe them. This week we’re taking a look at those smell words – words that describe good smells and words that describe bad smells. Most smell words are either
a type of stock market trading that uses very complex technology to trade extremely quickly, often making tiny profits which nevertheless add up to substantial sums Lewis’s book, Flash Boys, is driving a huge amount of attention toward the topic of high frequency trading, and it has rekindled some of