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goodness
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
goodness /'gudnis/
  • danh từ
    • lòng tốt, tính tốt, lòng hào hiệp
    • tính chất
      • to extract all the goodness out of something: rút từ cái gì ra tất cả tinh chất
    • ((thường) dùng như thán từ) ơn trời!
      • for Goodness sake!: vì Chúa!
      • thank Goodness!: cảm ơn Chúa!; nhờ Chúa!
      • Goodness knows!: có trời biết!
Concise Dictionary
'gʊdnɪs
noun
+that which is pleasing or valuable or useful
+moral excellence or admirableness

Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun [U]
1 (spoken) used to express surprise: Goodness, what a big balloon! + My goodness! + Goodness me, no! + Goodness gracious!
2 the quality of being good: the essential goodness of human nature + evidence of God's goodness + (formal) At least have the goodness (= good manners) to look at me when I'm talking to you. - GOOD
3 the part of sth that has a useful effect on sb/sth, especially sb's health: These vegetables have had all the goodness boiled out of them. + Branches pruned from the trees are shredded so the goodness goes back into the soil.
Idioms: out of the goodness of your heart from feelings of kindness, without thinking about what advantage there will be for you: You're not telling me he offered to lend you the money out of the goodness of his heart?
more at GOD, HONEST, KNOW v., THANK


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