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Re: positive adjectives

Postby Snarfyguy » 19 Dec 2018, 15:59

Frabjous
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Re: positive adjectives

Postby Rayge » 19 Dec 2018, 16:05

I find that

'all right'
'not bad, I suppose'
'could be worse'
'fair to middling'
& 'fine, whatever'

tend to suffice when commenting positively on the music served up here.
For other purposes, how about 'Bodacious', 'crackerjack', 'transubstantiational', or simply (not to mention simperingly) 'Super!'?
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Re: positive adjectives

Postby Rayge » 19 Dec 2018, 16:07

Rayge wrote:For other purposes, how about 'Bodacious', 'crackerjack', 'transubstantiational', or simply (not to mention simperingly) 'Super!'?


Frabjous also works for me. And indeed vorpal and beamish
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Postby Your Friendly Neighbourhood Postman » 19 Dec 2018, 16:14

Rayge wrote:
Rayge wrote:For other purposes, how about 'Bodacious', 'crackerjack', 'transubstantiational', or simply (not to mention simperingly) 'Super!'?


Frabjous also works for me. And indeed vorpal and beamish


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Re: positive adjectives

Postby robertff » 19 Dec 2018, 16:31

Superb, tremendous, sumptuous, incredible


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Re: positive adjectives

Postby GoogaMooga » 19 Dec 2018, 16:50

sterling (something)

top dollar!
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Re: positive adjectives

Postby GoogaMooga » 19 Dec 2018, 16:51

way keen!
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Re: positive adjectives

Postby Deebank » 19 Dec 2018, 17:09

Far out!
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Postby Uncle Charles Routine » 19 Dec 2018, 17:12

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Re: positive adjectives

Postby Samoan » 19 Dec 2018, 17:26

A Geordie friend of mine used to say Champion!
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Re: positive adjectives

Postby sloopjohnc » 19 Dec 2018, 17:45

Hella is a No. California adjective only used when something is really good.

Boss or neato were ones I used as a kid. I still say cool.
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Re: positive adjectives

Postby Six String » 19 Dec 2018, 17:50

Righteous!

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Re: positive adjectives

Postby Darkness_Fish » 19 Dec 2018, 18:11

Samoan wrote:A Geordie friend of mine used to say Champion!

It's used round Wigan regularly, too, again as often sarcastically as positively. Pronounced "champyun" normally.
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Re: positive adjectives

Postby Count Machuki » 19 Dec 2018, 18:28

sloopjohnc wrote:Hella is a No. California adjective only used when something is really good.



I thought "hella" was an intensifier, like the Bostonian "wicked"
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Postby Dennis Testicle » 19 Dec 2018, 22:49

Count Machuki wrote:
sloopjohnc wrote:Hella is a No. California adjective only used when something is really good.



I thought "hella" was an intensifier, like the Bostonian "wicked"


Me too, for example "hella lame", just one of the 48,000 times Cartman used "hella" in that episode where he said "hella" a lot.
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Re: positive adjectives

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AWESOME-O
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Re: positive adjectives

Postby pcqgod » 21 Dec 2018, 16:36

Gnarly
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Re: positive adjectives

Postby pig bodine » 21 Dec 2018, 20:50

Relatively not shitty

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Re: positive adjectives

Postby pcqgod » 21 Dec 2018, 21:33

Most triumphant.
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Re: positive adjectives

Postby Footy » 22 Dec 2018, 09:27

Splendid
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