good afternoon love

Definitions

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  • A greeting said when meeting somebody in the afternoon.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a conventional expression of greeting or farewell

Etymologies

Probably a shortening of "I wish you a good afternoon." (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • For the 36,213 fans who showed up at the ballpark on Father's Day, it was a good afternoon to spend roaming the concourses.

    For Mets, a Sunday Snoozer

  • ‘And good afternoon to you too, sir!’ replied Nora briskly, all too aware of the drawbacks of working in an open-plan office.

    Mistress for a Weekend

  • Mother Jude herself hovered round him in the parlour before the meal was served, and informed his mother that he had had a long and tiring journey, and that she was going to make special arrangements for him to have a good afternoon sleep in one of the bedrooms after lunch.

    St Peter's Finger

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