good going


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good going

An informal expression of praise for having done something well. (It can also be used sarcastically to mean the opposite.) Mary: "Dad, I got an A+ on my midterm exam!" Bill: "Good going, sweetie!" Good going, Frank, now we're going to have to rebuild this entire model from scratch.
See also: going, good
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These people keep good going by focusing on work and family and strive to find balance between these two aspects of their lives.
One of the unexpected findings of the Keep Good Going Report was the impact of life insurance ownership on Americans' ability to keep good going," says Greenwald & Associates Partner Brian Perlman.
STEVE Bruce admitted he wasn't sure how to describe his emotions after watching Blues give Manchester United a good going over.
It was good going through the whole process and seeing some of the things they looked at,'' Embree said.
I knowmy form is good going into it and if I continue playing like this I know I can give myself a chance.
Dean said: "I am feeling good going into this fight, very confident.
We played well in the first but, to be fair, they gave us a good going over in the second half," he said.
It feels good going into a long road trip with confidence.
GOODWOOD is set to start on good going for the third day in a row with another dry day expected today, writes Jon Lees.
Pretty good going - especially as in the 80s Maseratis had a reputation for being so unreliable that you wouldn't count on getting to the paper shop in one.
But I feel good going in and confident that things will go well.
When you consider how much racing they have had during the winter and how cut up it has been, he has done a remarkable job to produce such good going.
And things looked good going into the Thanksgiving weekend, but things never really picked up.
William Hill have opened a market on what the official going for the first race of the festival will be and they favour either good to yielding or good going at 2-1.