good

Listen:
 [ˈgʊd]


WordReference English Collocations © 2019

good

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. is a good [person, man, wife, dog]
  2. is a good [student, worker, lover, teacher, actress, writer]
  3. has a good [salary, job, position]
  4. a good [book, class, movie, pizza, bar]
  5. that [book] is [so] good
  6. good [manners, behavior, intentions, deeds]
  7. has good [teeth, looks, hair, eyes]
  8. has a good [name, image, reputation]
  9. had a good [day, week, month, year, evening, time]
  10. a good day for [fishing, running, a picnic]
  11. have a good day (now)!
  12. a good [opportunity, chance, possibility] (to)
  13. (not) a good [day, time, moment] to
  14. (not) a good [idea, plan, suggestion]
  15. [hear, give, deliver, spread] the good news
  16. a good deal of [money, fortune, fame]
  17. [exercise, fruit] is [really, so] good for you
  18. is good for the [soul, arteries, brain]
  19. is (not) good for your [teeth, health, self-esteem]
  20. is a good way to [lose weight, live]
  21. (one of) the good guys
  22. it's as good as [over, finished, ruined]
  23. until it's good and [ripe, dark, hot]
  24. slang: and you're good to go
  25. (that's really) good going!
  26. (it's a) good thing you (didn't)
  27. (not) in a good [way, state, mood]
  28. in good [condition, faith, shape]
  29. will put a good word in for you
  30. makes a good [case, point]
  31. good God, what [happened, have you done]?
  32. good [Lord, Heavens, gracious, grief]!
  33. my [license, membership, passport] is good for [another year]
  34. UK: only good for the [knacker's yard, scrap heap]
  35. is good to [hear, know, see, meet]
  36. it's good that you are [here, coming, helping]
  37. is good at [chess, math, programming]
  38. make good on [your word, his promise, the debt]
n
  1. [foreign, finished, domestic] goods
  2. [canned, baked, frozen, perishable, damaged] goods
  3. do you have the goods?
  4. did you bring the goods?
  5. procure goods and services
  6. [deliver, ship, pack] the goods
  7. caught with [illegal, stolen, contraband] goods
  8. the [senator, director] failed to deliver the goods
  9. the [import, export, taxation] of goods
  10. good versus evil
  11. the good and the bad
  12. the good, the bad and the [ugly, unforgivable, unexpected]
  13. take the good with the bad
  14. can see the good in everyone
  15. there is good and bad in everyone
  16. looking for the good in her
  17. know there is good in you!
  18. what good will it do?
  19. didn't do [much, any] good
  20. five [dollars, points] to the good
  21. that is all to the good
adv
  1. UK: [messed, screwed] up good and proper
additional examples
  1. [foreign, finished, domestic] goods
  2. is a good [person, man, wife, dog]
  3. [canned, baked, frozen, perishable, damaged] goods
  4. is a good [student, worker, lover, teacher, actress, writer]
  5. do you have the goods?
  6. has a good [salary, job, position]
  7. did you bring the goods?
  8. a good [book, class, movie, pizza, bar]
  9. procure goods and services
  10. [so, really, real, very, rather] good
  11. [deliver, ship, pack] the goods
  12. [thoroughly, extremely, incredibly, amazingly, surprisingly] good
  13. caught with [illegal, stolen, contraband] goods
  14. that [book] is [so] good
  15. the [senator, director] failed to deliver the goods
  16. good [manners, behavior, intentions, deeds]
  17. the [import, export, taxation] of goods
  18. has good [teeth, looks, hair, eyes]
  19. good versus evil
  20. has a good [name, image, reputation]
  21. the good and the bad
  22. had a good [day, week, month, year, evening, time]
  23. the good, the bad and the [ugly, unforgivable, unexpected]
  24. a good day for [fishing, running, a picnic]
  25. take the good with the bad
  26. have a good day (now)!
  27. can see the good in everyone
  28. a good [opportunity, chance, possibility] (to)
  29. there is good and bad in everyone
  30. (not) a good [day, time, moment] to
  31. looking for the good in her
  32. (not) a good [idea, plan, suggestion]
  33. know there is good in you!
  34. [hear, give, deliver, spread] the good news
  35. what good will it do?
  36. a good deal of [money, fortune, fame]
  37. didn't do [much, any] good
  38. [exercise, fruit] is [really, so] good for you
  39. five [dollars, points] to the good
  40. is good for the [soul, arteries, brain]
  41. that is all to the good
  42. is (not) good for your [teeth, health, self-esteem]
  43. is a good way to [lose weight, live]
  44. (one of) the good guys
  45. (as) good as [new, gold, it gets]
  46. it's as good as [over, finished, ruined]
  47. until it's good and [ripe, dark, hot]
  48. slang: and you're good to go
  49. (that's really) good going!
  50. (it's a) good thing you (didn't)
  51. (not) in a good [way, state, mood]
  52. in good [condition, faith, shape]
  53. will put a good word in for you
  54. makes a good [case, point]
  55. good God, what [happened, have you done]?
  56. good [Lord, Heavens, gracious, grief]!
  57. my [license, membership, passport] is good for [another year]
  58. is a good-for-nothing [cheater, liar]
  59. UK: only good for the [knacker's yard, scrap heap]
  60. is good to [hear, know, see, meet]
  61. it's good that you are [here, coming, helping]
  62. is good at [chess, math, programming]
  63. make good on [your word, his promise, the debt]
  64. UK: [messed, screwed] up good and proper
'good' also found in these entries:
Advertisements

Word of the day: crash | nail

Advertisements

Report an inappropriate ad.