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good people

plural noun
(folklore) the good people, fairies
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  • She is quite ignorant of all that the good people are getting ready to offer her.

    Sweethearts at Home S. R. Crockett
  • "But all rich people are not good people," remarked William.

  • "We are friends and neighbors of these good people," she replied with a forced smile and an air of condescension.

    The Von Toodleburgs F. Colburn Adams
  • There was more pride in their high heads than in any of the good people.

    Eben Holden Irving Bacheller
  • The whole island rose up to entertain us, and the good people gave us ten days of the best time I ever had.

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