- goodman, benny,
- goodness gracious,
- goodness knows,
- goodness of fit,
- goodpasture's syndrome
Origin of goodness
Examples from the Web for goodness
But my goodness, even the air around Oxford University is studious.
That goodness steered him clear of the Sex Boys, the Crazy Homicides, the Sons of Nuns, and the other gangs of East New York.
In a country with a constitution that values secularism, religion is still the prime indicator of morality and goodness.The Good Wife’s Religion Politics: Voters Have No Faith in Alicia's Atheism|Regina Lizik|November 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Our goodness was defined, in part, by our willingness to confront evil abroad backed by military force.
Goodness knows I paid my share into the office “cursing jar” when I worked for her.
"Two are better than one," saith He, Who knoweth what is best, and from Whom alone every thing hath the goodness it hath.
We ought not to seek after greatness, but after goodness and saintliness.The Religious Spirit of the Slavs (1916)|Nikolai Velimirovic
I am making you wretched, and you are an angel of goodness!'Lover or Friend|Rosa Nouchette Carey
All goodness or holiness is some one's goodness or holiness (as health is).A Christian Directory (Volume 1 of 4)|Richard Baxter
To —— the goodness of God to (with) our rebellion will tend to make us humble and thankful.Practical Exercises in English|Huber Gray Buehler
In addition to the idioms beginning with goodness
- goodness gracious
- goodness knows
- for the sake of
, def. 3; god (goodness) knowshonest to god (goodness)my god (goodness.