goodness definition

  • noun:
    • their state or top-notch being good.
    • The beneficial or healthy part.
    • The state or characteristic of being great.
    • the nice, health, healthier component or content of something.
    • Jesus.
    • The moral qualities which constitute Christian superiority; ethical virtue.
    • the grade of becoming great in every of its various sensory faculties; superiority; virtue; kindness; benevolence
    • their state or top-notch becoming good, in just about any good sense; excellence; purity; virtue; sophistication; benevolence.
    • In exclamatory use, a phrase of focus; “gracious”: as, my goodness! no; for goodness' sake, let me know what it's.
    • whatever is pleasing or important or of good use
    • moral excellence or admirableness
  • interjection:
    • Used to show mild shock.

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