groovy

[groo-vee]
adjective, groovier, grooviest.
1.
Slang. highly stimulating or attractive; excellent: groovy music; a groovy car.
2.
inclined to follow a fixed routine.

Origin:
1850–55; groove + -y1

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To groovy
Collins
World English Dictionary
groovy (ˈɡruːvɪ)
 
adj , groovier, grooviest
slang, jocular often attractive, fashionable, or exciting

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Slang Dictionary

groovy definition


  1. mod.
    cool; pleasant. : Man, this music is groovy.
  2. mod.
    drug intoxicated. (Drugs.) : Three beers and he was a little groovy.
  3. mod.
    out-of-date; passé. (California.) : Oh, how groovy!
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
Cite This Source
Example sentences
In the seventies, it was a cheap and groovy little town, much smaller and less commercial than it is now.
Two heads have to direct the same groovy body towards saving the galaxy.
The exhibition takes visitors back to when space was a mystery, and space exploration was adventurous and groovy.
Prior owners had pets and it was still covering the coils causing a really groovy wet environment.
Slang
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;