noun, plural good·men. Archaic.
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Goodman retreated to house arrest at his luxury mansion on $4 million bail.
As the verdict was read this afternoon, Goodman showed no emotion.
On this particular day, Goodman is in the kitchen with the actress playing his daughter and a fake reality TV camera crew.Inside the Political Fun House: How ‘Alpha House’ Became Amazon’s First Big Hit|Kevin Fallon|October 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Bridges and Goodman read through the scenes as the Dude and Walter.The Stacks: The Day ‘The Big Lebowski’ Came to Life|Alex Belth|July 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Moses can recall only one volunteer deciding to go home after Chaney, Goodman, and Schwerner disappeared.The 1964 Miss. Freedom Summer Protests Won Progress At a Bloody Price|Nicolaus Mills|June 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Goodman commanded silence, and briefly told the whole story to the Captain.The Puritan Twins|Lucy Fitch Perkins
In the manner of modern employers, the "goodman" calls his worker "Friend" but treats him with contempt.The Mistakes of Jesus|William Floyd
Then cries out the goodman: "Is there aught in the hall now?"The Sundering Flood|William Morris
Still thinking on it, he was turning toward the hatchway, when he almost ran into Goodman Rigdale.Soldier Rigdale|Beulah Marie Dix
On the eighth, Mr. Goodman returned and found six duels on his hands—my personalities had borne fruit.Roughing It|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)