Translation: from spanish

to be good at something

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  • good for something — informal phrase able or likely to supply something, especially money Why don’t you ask Joe? He should be good for a few quid. Thesaurus: possible and able to be donesynonym Main entry: good …   Useful english dictionary

  • good and something — mod. thoroughly something. (Where something is an adjective.) □ I am really good and mad at you for that. □ We are good and ready to do something about it …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • good for something — informal able or likely to supply something, especially money Why don t you ask Joe? He should be good for a few quid …   English dictionary

  • make good on something — make good on (something) American & Australian, informal to give back money that you owe someone, or to keep a promise to do something. I want to make good on that loan I got from Joan. Tom made good on his promise to paint the living room …   New idioms dictionary

  • every bit as good (as something) — every bit as good, bad, etc. (as sb/sth) idiom just as good, bad, etc; equally good, bad, etc • Rome is every bit as beautiful as Paris. • He s every bit as clever as she is. Main entry: ↑b …   Useful english dictionary

  • good — ► ADJECTIVE (better, best) 1) to be desired or approved of. 2) having the required qualities; of a high standard. 3) morally right; virtuous. 4) well behaved. 5) enjoyable or satisfying. 6) appropriate …   English terms dictionary

  • Something Borrowed — is a phrase deriving from a saying about the items a bride should carry or wear on her wedding day for good luck:: Something old, something new, : Something borrowed, something blue, : And a silver sixpence in her shoe. [cite web… …   Wikipedia

  • Something Wild — may refer to:* Something Wild (1961 film), a drama starring Carroll Baker and Ralph Meeker * Something Wild (1986 film), an action/comedy starring Jeff Daniels, Melanie Griffith, and Ray Liotta * Something Wild (album), an album by Children of… …   Wikipedia

  • good — good1 W1S1 [gud] adj comparative better [ˈbetə US ər] superlative best [best] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(of a high standard)¦ 2¦(skilful)¦ 3¦(what you want)¦ 4¦(pleasant/enjoyable)¦ 5¦(successful/correct)¦ 6¦(suitable)¦ 7¦(useful)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • good — good1 [ gud ] (comparative better [ betər ] ; superlative best [ best ] ) adjective *** ▸ 1 of high quality/standard ▸ 2 able to do something well ▸ 3 with qualities to do something ▸ 4 honest & morally correct ▸ 5 giving pleasant feeling ▸ 6… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • good — 1 /gUd/ adjective comparative better, superlative best /best/ 1 OF A HIGH STANDARD of a high standard: a good reputation | a good quality cloth | a good Muslim | This book is not as good as her last one. | His test scores were good, but hers were …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English


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