bang-up

[bang-uhp]
adjective Informal.
excellent; extraordinary.

Origin:
1800–10; adj. use of verb phrase bang up

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bang-up

adjective
very good; "he did a bully job"; "a neat sports car"; "had a great time at the party"; "you look simply smashing" 
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Example sentences
My discipline has not exactly done a bang-up job of promoting itself to the non-academic world.
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