good englannista suomeksi
hyvä, etu, hyöty
tarkka, perinpohjainen, kunnon
järkevä, perusteltu, viisas
voimassa oleva, aito, pätevä
reilu, kelpo, melkoinen
1460-1500, ''The Towneley Plays''ː
- It is not good to be alone, to walk here in this worthly wone.
1500?, Evil Tonguesː
- If any man would begin his sins to reny, or any good people that frae vice deed rest ain. What so ever he were that to virtue would apply, But an ill tongue will all overthrow again.
1891, (w), ''(w)'', Ch.6
- When we are happy, we are always good, but when we are good, we are not always happy.
(quote-book)|Twelve Sermons Preached on Several Occasions|||Flatter him it may, I confess, (as those are generally good at flattering who are good for nothing else,) but in the meantime the poor man is left under the fatal necessity of a needless delusion|section=On the nature and measure of conscience
(quote-book)|title=“Piracy”: A Romantic Chronicle of These Days|chapter=3/19/2
2016, VOA Learning English (public domain)
- And Marsha says I am a good cook!
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Able to be depended on for the discharge of obligations incurred; of unimpaired credit; used with ''for''.
Well-behaved (especially of children or animals).
(RQ:Shakespeare Richard 2)
Useful for a particular purpose; functional.
- Against cough and scarceness of breath caused of cold take the drink that it hath been sodden in with Liquorice, or that the powder hath been sodden in with dry figs, for the same the electuary called dyacalamentum is good, and it is made thus.
(RQ:Belloc Lowndes Lodger)
- There was a neat hat-and-umbrella stand, and the stranger's weary feet fell soft on a good, serviceable dark-red drugget, which matched in colour the flock-paper on the walls.
Real; actual; serious.
- Love no man in good earnest.
Having a particularly pleasant taste.
c. 1430 (reprinted 1888), Thomas Austin, ed., ''Two Fifteenth-century Cookery-books. Harleian ms. 279 (ab. 1430), & Harl. ms. 4016 (ab. 1450), with Extracts from Ashmole ms. 1429, Laud ms. 553, & Douce ms. 55'' English Text Society, Original Series; 91, London: N. Trübner & Co. for the (w), volume I, Computer Library Center|OCLC 374760, page 11:
- Soupes dorye. — Take gode almaunde mylke (..) caste þher-to Safroun an Salt (..)
1962 (quoting 1381 text), (w) & Sherman M. Kuhn, eds., ''(w)'', Ann Arbor, Mich.: (w), ISBN 978-0-472-01044-8, page 1242:
- dorrẹ̅, dōrī adj. & n. (..) cook. glazed with a yellow substance; pome(s ~, sopes ~. (..) 1381 Pegge Cook. Recipes page 114: For to make Soupys dorry. Nym onyons (..) Nym wyn (..) toste wyte bred and do yt in dischis, and god Almande mylk.
Being satisfying; meeting dietary requirements.
Adequate; sufficient; not fallacious.
- My reasons are both good and weighty.
Holy (qualifier) .
Reasonable in amount.
Large in amount or size.
(ux) (nowrap) (nowrap) (nowrap).
(RQ:Marshall Squire's Daughter)
- The big houses, and there are a good many of them, lie for the most part in what may be called by courtesy the valleys. You catch a glimpse of them sometimes at a little distance from the railway line, which seems to have shown some ingenuity in avoiding them,(nb..).
(RQ:Besant Ivory Gate)
That is good; (non-gloss definition).
''Good! I can leave now.''
Well; satisfactorily or thoroughly.
''The boy done good.'' (''did well'')
2007 April 19, Wales|Jimmy Wales, “Jimmy Wales on the User-Generated Generation”, ''Air|Fresh Air'', WHYY, Pennsylvania https://web.archive.org/web/20070423020137/http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=9683874
- The one thing that we can't do''...''is throw out the baby with the bathwater.''...'' We know our process works pretty darn good and, uh, it’s really sparked this amazing phenomenon of this''...''high-quality website.
A result that is positive in the view of the speaker.
The abstract instantiation of goodness; that which possesses desirable qualities, promotes success, welfare, or happiness, is serviceable, fit, excellent, kind, benevolent, etc.
''He is an influence for good on those girls.''
(RQ:King James Version)
- There be many that say, Who will show us any good? Lord lift thou up the light of thy countenance upon us.
1788, (w), ''(w)'' No. 64:
- (..)the government must be a weak one indeed, if it should forget that the good of the whole can only be promoted by advancing the good of each of the parts or members which compose the whole.
An item of merchandise.
- Thy lands and goods / Are, by the laws of Venice, confiscate / Unto the state of Venice.
To make good; turn to good; improve.
To do good to (someone); benefit; cause to improve or gain.
(RQ:Joseph Hall Blessing)
- Nature was like itself , in it , in the world : God hath taken it in from the barren downs , and gooded it : his choice did not find , but make it thus
good (of good quality or behaviour)
good (morally right or righteous)
14th c., (w), ''Canterbury Tales/General Prologue|General Prologue'':
large; of a great size or quantity
Having a great degree or extent.