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good call

A good decision or idea. This phrase does not have to be prefaced by an article. Hey, good call—I think the blue tie will bring out my eyes more, just like you said. Ordering this dish was definitely a good call—it's delicious!
See also: call, good

good call (or bad call)

used to express approval (or criticism) of a person's decision or suggestion. informal
Originally good call or bad call referred to decisions made by referees or umpires in a sports match.
See also: call, good
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The Good Call initiative starts with a simple mobile application downloadable on millions of iPhones and Smartphones like LG, Sony Ericsson, Motorola, HTC, Samsung and Google Phones.
The guy somehow found out my phone number and after a good call we are skate buddies.
A number of the exhibitors even got dressed up in shorts and soccer strips (uniforms), which proved to be a good call when temperature and humidity rose inside the hall.
It turned out to be a good call, though it didn't seem so right away.
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I just want to do a really good call for racegoers.
It's been a good call as I am now feeling a lot keener and a lot fresher.