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feel-good

[feel-goo d] /ˈfilˌgʊd/
adjective
1.
Informal. intended to make one happy or satisfied:
a feel-good movie; feel-good politics.
Origin
1975-1980
1975-80, Americanism
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British Dictionary definitions for feel good

feel-good

adjective
1.
causing or characterized by a feeling of self-satisfaction: feel-good factor
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Slang definitions & phrases for feel good

feel good

verb phrase

To be slightly and pleasantly drunk: Old Charley was feeling good that night (1930s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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