good egg

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good′ egg′

an agreeable or trustworthy person.
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Noun1.good egg - (old-fashioned slang) a good person
jargon, lingo, patois, argot, vernacular, slang, cant - a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"
good person - a person who is good to other people
bad egg - (old-fashioned slang) a bad person
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A circle of apes surrounded the scene of the battle; but the moment that Tarzan broke safely from the enemy they turned silently away to resume their interrupted feeding, and Teeka turned with them, apparently forgetful of all but her balu and the fact that when the interruption had occurred she just had discovered an ingeniously hidden nest containing three perfectly good eggs.
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OKLAHOMA CITY A Good Egg Dining Group has taken over management of the Museum Cafe at the Oklahoma City Museum of Art.
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Dippy Egg, PS10 for 280g, Marks & Spencer A cracking good egg, with a gooey caramel yolk.
Tom Brown, from Edinburgh, wrote on Facebook: "Almost a year ago a young man, Shaun Woodburn from Midlothian, a father and all round good egg, on a night out with his friends, was callously attacked by a group of youths.
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