very good Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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very good

UK old-fashioned a way of saying yes to someone who is in a ​higherposition or ​rank than you: "Higgins, you may go now." "Very good, ​sir."
(Definition of very good from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “very good”
in Chinese (Simplified) (用于和比自己级别高的人说话)好的,是…
in Chinese (Traditional) (用於和比自己級別高的人說話)好的,是…
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