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feel groovy

1. slang To feel happy and calm. A: "You look like you're feeling groovy." B: "Well, of course—I've just been sitting by the pool all day."
2. slang To be intoxicated with drugs or alcohol. Do you remember last night at the bar at all? You were really feeling groovy! Based on the smell of weed in the air, I bet some people in here are already feeling groovy.
See also: feel, groovy

groovy

1. slang Cool or appealing. Popular in the 1960s and '70s, the term is considered dated and thus is often used humorously, sarcastically, or specifically in reference to something that is (or looks like it could be) from that era. A: "Yikes Mom, those are some, um, groovy drapes!" B: "What, you don't like them?" "Groovy" seems like the only way to describe the aesthetic of the Yellow Submarine movie.
2. slang Intoxicated with drugs or alcohol. Based on the heavy smell of pot smoke in the air, I bet some people around here are feeling groovy tonight.

feel groovy

1. in. to feel really good and mellow. It’s a beautiful day, and I really feel groovy.
2. in. to be alcohol or drug intoxicated. Looks like Kelly is feeling groovy on gin again.
See also: feel, groovy

groovy

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 out-of-date; passé.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!
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Groovy Greeks was published 20 years ago but the Greeks are still groovy and children still want to know about them - hence this new touring theatre production.
Meet your match with the Minotaur and be zapped by Zeus and hold on tight as you gatecrash the gruesome and Groovy Greeks.
BREAKFAST PANCAKES WITH BACON AND AVOCADO (Serves 6) INGREDIENTS: 1tbsp The Groovy Food Company amber and mild agave nectar 150g self-raising flour 1/2tsp cream of tartar 2 large, free-range eggs, separated 125ml natural yoghurt 16 rashers streaky bacon 2 avocadoes, sliced 2-3tbsp The Groovy Food Company rich and dark agave nectar Organic cooking spray with virgin coconut oil METHOD 1.
In their review of Groovy Lab in a Box, Popular Mechanics remarked that every box “is filled with projects that promote STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills” and that “each theme box includes everything kids need” to complete the investigations and engineering design challenge.
As far as that ambition goes the Groovy portable Bluetooth speaker fits the bill perfectly.
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PROGRAMMING GROOVY 2: DYNAMIC PRODUCTIVITY FOR THE JAVA DEVELOPER helps Java programmers work within the platform to incorporate Groovy's features into routines, and updates the first edition to reflect the many and vast changes represented by Groovy 2.
Programming Groovy 2; dynamic productivity for the Java developer.
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I used to play the Saxophone - so I thought it would be a really good idea to go round to his house on Valentine's Day at five in the morning with my sax and stand underneath his window and play Groovy Kind of Love.
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