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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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  • Our John has every one's good word and every one's good wish.

    Little Dorrit Charles Dickens
  • However, "influential" is a good word and usual in obituaries, so Bethuel let it stand.

    Mary-'Gusta Joseph C. Lincoln
  • At least, she spoke about him, and asked me to keep my eyes open and to say a good word for him, when I can.

    The Dominant Strain Anna Chapin Ray
  • We are honest people—our neighbours will speak a good word for us—all of them!

    The Destroyer Burton Egbert Stevenson
  • And he told me, Grettl'a—he told me 'A good word brings luck!'

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