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    As deaths go, wasn’t too shabby

    Dear all,

    What is the meaning of "As deaths go, wasn’t too shabby" in:

    {Tens all the way around, standing O from the Romanian judge. (on) You should be proud, Bobby. As deaths go, wasn’t too shabby}

    The structure is not very clear. Why "deaths" is plural here!

    I'm terribly sorry for lack of context. Anyway, that was from "Supernatural" season 6 episode 4

    Thanks

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    Re: As deaths go, wasn’t too shabby

    There are many ways to die (= deaths), and this one was not shabby.

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    #3

    Re: As deaths go, wasn’t too shabby

    'Not so shabby' just means 'not so bad'.

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    Re: As deaths go, wasn’t too shabby

    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    There are many ways to die (= deaths), and this one was not shabby.
    That explanation is exactly what I need. Those not completed sentences are so confusing . Thanks a lot.

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