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Re: Feelin' groovy!

Posted by Bruce Kahl on December 10, 2003

In Reply to: Feelin' groovy! posted by Henry on December 10, 2003

: : Who first said this? I'm assuming that it stems from records (as in the grooves thereof). And I'm assuming it also stems from saying 'in the groove'. But I could be assuming entirely incorrectly.

: : Does anyone know?

: Simon and Garfunkel released The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin' Groovy) in 1966, so it must have been popular then.

One entry found for groovy.

Main Entry: groovy
Pronunciation: 'grü-vE
Function: adjective
Inflected Form(s): groov·i·er; -est
Date: circa 1937
1 : MARVELOUS, WONDERFUL, EXCELLENT
2 : HIP