Good and Proper


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Good adjective – Conforming to a high standard of morality or virtue.
Usage example: good behavior will earn you the respect of others

Proper is a synonym for good in well-behaved topic. In some cases you can use "Proper" instead the word "Good" as an adjective or a noun, when it comes to topics like right, agree, means, true. popular alternative
Nearby Words: goodness, goodly, goody
Synonyms for Good


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Proper adjective – Being in agreement with the truth or a fact or a standard.
Usage example: there is really more than one proper way to pronounce that word in English

Good is a synonym for proper in agree topic. You can use "Good" instead the word "Proper" as an adjective or a noun, if it concerns topics such as means, suitable. popular alternative
Nearby Words: property, properly
Synonyms for Proper

Things that words describes

care good care proper care
sense good sense proper sense
character good character proper character
job good job proper job
Other nouns: name, relationship, place, time, use, way, example, game, story, fight, weapon, terms, ending, english.

Both words in one sentence

  • His fanbase broke good and proper during his lifetime, and the war made it even worse.
  • This squicked him out good and proper, and made him get as far away from his mother as possible.
  • "Get Back Here!" Boss Once you catch him good and proper, he'll stick around until he runs off for your victory.
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