good nature


noun

pleasant disposition; kindly nature; amiability.

Nearby words

  1. good luck,
  2. good many, a,
  3. good mind,
  4. good morning,
  5. good morrow,
  6. good neighbor policy,
  7. good news,
  8. good night,
  9. good off,
  10. good offices

Origin of good nature

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50

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Idioms and Phrases with good nature

good nature

A cheerful, obliging disposition, as in Ted is known for his good nature—he's always willing to help. [Mid-1400s]

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