טוֹב Tob like the English "good" has a wide range of meanings, indicating approval and positive feelings in no specific sense, more than most words it is defined by its cotext . It is used 4 times in Amos at 6:2 (in a comparison); in 9:4 and twice in 5:14-15 in these cases it is partnered with רָע "evil" and in 5:14-15 the pair is further defined by the phrase "set up justice in the gate".