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English definition of “good”

good

adjective (SATISFACTION)    /ɡʊd/ (better, best)
A1 said when you are satisfied or pleased about something, or to show agreement with a decision: Oh good, he's arrived at last. Good, I'll tell her it's all arranged, then.Words and phrases expressing agreement and acceptancePleasure and happiness I'm good used to tell someone that you have everything that you need: "More coffee?" "No, I'm good, thanks."
(Definition of good adjective (SATISFACTION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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