What does it mean when someone is up to no good?

What is a word for someone who is up to no good?

Synonyms:atrocious, bad, sinister, devilish, depraved, satanic, diabolical, fiendish, villainous.

What does it’s no good mean?

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishit’s no good (doing something)it’s no good (doing something)used to say that an action will not achieve what it is intended to achieve It’s no good telling him – he won’t listen.

Does someone no good mean?

DEFINITIONS1. to not have any effect or success. I’ll talk to her, but it won’t do any good. Synonyms and related words. To fail, or to stop being successful.

What does it mean when someone is worse off?

1 : having less money and possessions : less wealthy He was worse off financially than he was before. 2 : in a worse position If you quit school, you will be worse off.

What’s a word for not good but not bad?

Benign is very commonly used in English to talk about something that might not necessarily be a nice thing (like a tumor not being nice, for example) but that is not particularly harmful either. neither good nor bad; mediocre. apathetic: showing or feeling no interest, enthusiasm, or concern.


What is the idiomatic expression of highly spirited?

high-spirited adjective (PERSON)

A high-spirited person is energetic and happy and likes doing exciting and enjoyable things. SMART Vocabulary: related words and phrases. Feeling pleasure and happiness. (as) pleased as Punch idiom.

How do you say not so good?

Not very good – thesaurus

  1. poor. adjective. used for saying that something is not as good as it should be.
  2. average. adjective. not very good.
  3. limited. adjective. not very good, or not very great in amount.
  4. inferior. adjective. …
  5. disappointing. adjective. …
  6. inadequate. adjective. …
  7. undistinguished. adjective. …
  8. substandard. adjective.

What does SB mean in text?

SB is widely used with the meaning “Somebody.”

What does not good enough mean?

used for saying that you are not satisfied with what someone has done or is offering you. ‘I‘m sorry I’m late. ‘ ‘It’s just not good enough. It’s the second day in a row.


not bad in American English

Informal. good; fairly good; not unsatisfactory. : also not half bad, not so bad.