in my good books


in my good books
In my good books
If someone is in your good books, you are pleased with or think highly of them at the moment.

The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.

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  • be in good books — be in (someone s) good books informal if you are in someone s good books, they are pleased with you. I cleaned the bathroom yesterday so I m in Mum s good books …   New idioms dictionary

  • in his good books — among those he likes, on his list of good people    She s in his good books because she praised his painting …   English idioms

  • in my good books — among the people I like, on my good side    To get in my good books, you can help me with my homework …   English idioms

  • in my good books —    If someone is in your good books, you are pleased with or think highly of them at the moment.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • In my good books —   If someone is in your good books, you are pleased with or think highly of them at the momnent …   Dictionary of English idioms

  • in someone's good books — In favour with someone • • • Main Entry: ↑good * * * in someone’s bad/good/books informal phrase used for saying that someone is annoyed with you pleased with you …   Useful english dictionary

  • be in someone's good books — be in (someone s) good books informal if you are in someone s good books, they are pleased with you. I cleaned the bathroom yesterday so I m in Mum s good books …   New idioms dictionary

  • in\ one's\ good\ books — • in one s good graces • in one s good books adv. phr. Approved of by you; liked by someone. Ruth is in her mother s good graces because she ate all her supper. Bill is back in the good graces of his girlfriend because he gave her a box of candy …   Словарь американских идиом

  • (be) in somebody's good books — be in sb s good/bad ˈbooks idiom (informal) used to say that sb is pleased/annoyed with you • I m in her good books at the moment because I cleared up the kitchen. Main entry: ↑bookidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • in one's good books — adjective To be approved and treated well by someone. The boss is being very nice to me lately. I seem to be in his good books for some reason …   Wiktionary