Search Result for "groovy":
1. very good;
- Example: "he did a bully job"
- Example: "a neat sports car"
- Example: "had a great time at the party"
- Example: "you look simply smashing"
[syn: bang-up, bully, corking, cracking, dandy, great, groovy, keen, neat, nifty, not bad(p), peachy, slap-up, swell, smashing]
2. (British informal) very chic;
- Example: "groovy clothes"
[syn: groovy, swagger]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
groovy \groov"y\ (gr[=oo]"v[y^]), a. Very pleasant or very enjoyable; marvelous; wonderful; excellent; -- expressing strong approval, usually of enjoyable experiences. [informal, 1960's] [WordNet sense 1] Syn: bang-up, bully, cool, corking, cracking, dandy, far-out, great, keen, neat, nifty, not bad(predicate), out-of-sight, outtasight, peachy, psychedelic, slap-up, swell, smashing. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] 2. Very chic; as, groovy clothes. [British informal] [WordNet sense 2] Syn: swagger. [WordNet 1.5] 3. same as hip. [informal, 1960's] Syn: hip, with it. [PJC]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
56 Moby Thesaurus words for "groovy": OK, ace-high, bad, bang-up, bonzer, boss, bully, but good, cool, corking, crackerjack, dandy, delicious, divine, ducky, fab, fine and dandy, gear, glorious, go-go, goody, great, heavy, hep, hip, hot, hunky-dory, into, jam-up, just dandy, keen, marvy, mean, neat, nifty, nobby, okay, on the beam, out of sight, peachy, peachy-keen, really into, ripping, rum, scrumptious, slap-up, smashing, solid, something else, spiffing, spiffy, stunning, swell, tough, with it, wizard