in a good way
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in a good way(
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (meaning well)
a. en el buen sentido
I mean it in a good way.Lo digo en el buen sentido.
b. en sentido positivo
You are not a good politician, but I mean that in a good way.No eres un buen político, pero lo digo en sentido positivo.
c. como un elogio
You look older with a beard. I don't mean that in a good way. You should shave it off.Te ves mayor con una barba. No lo digo como un elogio. Te la deberías afeitar.
d. de buen modo
She was kind of funny, but only in a good way.Era un poco graciosa, pero sólo de buen modo.
2. (in good condition)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Ernie was very depressed, but he's in a good way now.Ernie estaba muy deprimido, pero ahora está bien.
The dog's in a good way, considering it was run over by a car.El perro marcha bien, teniendo en cuenta que lo atropelló un carro.
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