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Korean translation of “good”

good

adjective
 
/ɡʊd/ (comparative better, superlative best)
A1 enjoyable or nice
즐거운, 좋은
a good book Did you have a good time at the party?
A1 of a high quality
질이 좋은
The food at this restaurant is very good.
A1 able to do something well
훌륭한
Anna is a good cook. I’m not very good at wrapping presents.
A1 kind or helpful
좋은
My friends were very good to me when I was ill.
A1 something you say when you are pleased about something
좋아
Oh good, he’s arrived at last.
be good for someone A1 to have a positive or useful effect on someone
도움이 되다
Fruit is good for you.
A1 informal something that you say when a person asks how you are or how someone you know is
좋아
“How are you, Emily?” “I’m good, thanks!”
A2 A good child or animal behaves well.
얌전한, 착한
A2 suitable or satisfactory
알맞은
When would be a good time to call?
B1 morally right
선한
a good person
be as good as gold (of a child) to behave very well
아주 착한
She’s been as good as gold all morning.
(Definition of good adjective from the Cambridge English-Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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