Definitions

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  • noun A farewell said in the evening or before going to sleep.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • We called goodnight down the hall and got into bed.

    The Worst Years of Your Life

  • I found a song by hot hot heat which i love, called goodnight goodnight.

    abutterfly Diary Entry

  • She was wise, she did not call a goodnight to him, though she was aware of him.

    The Holy Thief

  • She kept the door open to light him through the small front garden and then called goodnight as he disappeared among the shrubs.

    The Murder of Busy Lizzie

  • Luke, Ronnie, Tommy Makem and now all three Clancy brothers have softly risen and gently called goodnight, and God be with you all.

    An Spailpín Fánach

  • Can't we all think of him as just going to sleep, throw him a kiss and say "goodnight," and tell him to rest in peace.

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  • Meanwhile, over at Apostrophe Catastrophe, the debate rages on about Margaret Wise Brown's missing comma and whether "goodnight" should be two words.

    Astronomy as a Moral Issue

  • Meanwhile, over at Apostrophe Catastrophe, the debate rages on about Margaret Wise Brown's missing comma and whether "goodnight" should be two words.

    Archive 2008-10-01

  • Typing this in on my little iPhone keypad is about to wear me out, so I think I'll say "goodnight" now.

    Archive 2009-05-01

  • Typing this in on my little iPhone keypad is about to wear me out, so I think I'll say "goodnight" now.

    iPhone Posting

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