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[goo d-bahy] /ˌgʊdˈbaɪ/
interjection, noun, plural goodbys.
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  • Then she said, "goodby, Amelia dear," and resumed her progress with the baby-carriage.

    The Yates Pride Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • Here Tom and Henry Blake said goodby to us and turned homeward.

    The Long Labrador Trail Dillon Wallace
  • Joe, half in a daze, said goodby to his hosts, last of all to Mabel.

    Baseball Joe on the Giants Lester Chadwick
  • goodby, old top, said Reggie, as he shook his hand in parting.

    Baseball Joe on the Giants Lester Chadwick
  • He said goodby to the boy outside and got into his car for the drive back to the airfield.

    The Final Figure Samuel Kimball Merwin
  • "goodby," he said to the monkey, as he vainly tried to take him by the hand again.

    Toby Tyler James Otis
  • "goodby, my boy," said Ben as he took the boy's hand in his.

    Toby Tyler James Otis
  • Be careful, now, for if they should catch you, goodby any more chances to get away.

    Toby Tyler James Otis
  • I thought her a shade less cordial when we came to say goodby.

    Our Journey to the Hebrides

    Joseph Pennell and Elizabeth Robins Pennell

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