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good Joe

noun, Informal.
a warm-hearted, good-natured person.
Origin of good Joe
First recorded in 1940-45 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • A capable tech, a good Joe, and we thought we were lucky to get him.

    The Kenzie Report Mark Clifton
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good Joe

noun phrase

A pleasant, decent, reliable man; good egg (1940s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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