not bad

not bad
informal
fairly good, or better than you expected

"How do you feel this morning?" "Not bad, thanks."

Those pictures aren't bad for a beginner.

not too bad:

We thought it would be awful, but it wasn't too bad.


English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Not bad — a) pretty good; fair; acceptable: He s a good fighter, not bad for a monk ; b) very good, even excellent: You just won $500? Not bad, eh? …   Dictionary of Australian slang

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