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groov·y

 (gro͞o′vē)
adj. groov·i·er, groov·i·est Slang
Very pleasing; wonderful.

groov′i·ness n.
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groovy

(ˈɡruːvɪ)
adj, groovier or grooviest
slang often jocular attractive, fashionable, or exciting
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groov•y

(ˈgru vi)

adj. groov•i•er, groov•i•est.
Slang. very pleasing; fashionably attractive; wonderful: a groovy car.
[1935–40, Amer.]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.groovy - very goodgroovy - very good; "he did a bully job"; "a neat sports car"; "had a great time at the party"; "you look simply smashing"
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
good - having desirable or positive qualities especially those suitable for a thing specified; "good news from the hospital"; "a good report card"; "when she was good she was very very good"; "a good knife is one good for cutting"; "this stump will make a good picnic table"; "a good check"; "a good joke"; "a good exterior paint"; "a good secretary"; "a good dress for the office"
2.groovy - (British informal) very chic; "groovy clothes"
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
fashionable, stylish - being or in accordance with current social fashions; "fashionable clothing"; "the fashionable side of town"; "a fashionable cafe"
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groovy

(Dated)
adjective fashionable, stylish, in fashion, in vogue, in (slang), now (informal), latest, with it (informal), trendy, up to the minute, modish, du jour (French), voguish, culty the grooviest club in London
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groovy

adjective
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Translations

groovy

[ˈgruːvɪ] ADJ (groovier (compar) (grooviest (superl))) (= marvellous) → estupendo, total, guay (Sp)
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groovy

[ˈgruːvi] adjsensass inv
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

groovy

adj (+er) (inf)irr (sl), → stark (sl)
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groovy

[ˈgruːvɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) → favoloso/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in periodicals archive ?
From resounding album opener Sinners Prayer and the groovier So Ready, to the, hands-inthe air-anthem Rikers Island and other tracks spotted with gospel influences and classic heavy beats, this truly is a beautiful offering.
From album opener Sinners Prayer and the groovier So Ready, to big, hands-in-the-air anthem Rikers Island and other tracks spotted with gospel influences and classic heavy beats, this truly is a beautiful offering.
Organisers are promising that the event is coming back "bigger, better and groovier" and, as well as plenty of skating, ticket holders can expect: a disco soundtrack from some of Newcastle's finest DJ's; full venue decor transformation; food vendors and arcade games; Glitter Station; full viewing platform for none skaters and a dedicated dancefloor space for the late night groovers.
Holiday-related traffic jams for Waze users are groovier as the road guide app tied up with Spotify earlier this year.
The product is specifically designed to aid cats' oral care, and contains ideal calcium and mineral levels to help keep teeth and gums healthy, say company officials, lams Oral Care Complete has a larger, groovier and crunchier kibble, designed to help provide a deep clean that scrapes away plaque and tartar.
By providing groovier amount of mineral to the roots of plants, it increased the mineral retention in soil,because Biochar has a weak cation exchange capacity due to its that ability they help to keep dissolved nutrient minerals that being leached out from the soil by irrigation or rain.
The Canadian singer was in better form when he sang R&B numbers and groovier jams instead of high-powered, dance-flavored tunes — much like his performance on his latest album, "Believe." He impressed when he warmed up his vocals before singing the soft "Catching Feelings" and he offered a singer-songwriter vibe during "Fall," where he also played guitar.
The Canadian singer was in better form when he sang R&B numbers and groovier jams instead of high-powered, dance-flavored tunes - much like his performance on his latest album, "Believe." He impressed when he warmed up his vocals before singing the soft "Catching Feelings" and he offered a singer-songwriter vibe during "Fall," where he also played guitar.
The guys specialise in what they call minimalist house which is a deeper, groovier side of traditional house music.
The effects of this individualistic training can also be seen in the subtle but immediately noticeable change in the performance of dancers in companies such as Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet (New York), Cullberg Ballet (Sweden), or Hubbard Street (Chicago) in Naharin's pieces-where highly trained dancers step out of prescribed moves and offer gutsier, groovier, more exposed sides of themselves.--Ori J.