goodnight


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goodnight

(ˌɡʊdˈnaɪt)
sentence substitute
a conventional expression of farewell, or, rarely, of greeting, used in the late afternoon, the evening, or at night, esp when departing to bed
Translations

goodnight

good night [ˌgʊdˈnaɪt] exclbonne nuit!
to say goodnight to sb → dire bonne nuit à qn
to kiss sb goodnight → embrasser qn pour lui souhaiter bonne nuitgoodnight kiss nbaiser m pour dire bonne nuitgood offices npl (= help) → bons offices mpl
through his good offices → par ses bons offices
through the good offices of sb → par les bons offices de qn

goodnight

adj attrGutenacht-; goodnight kissGutenachtkuss m
References in classic literature ?
The Holy Deacon did so, and putting the money into his pocket waited till the congregation was dismissed and said goodnight.
Clare, feeling then that he had been too hasty, and that he was, moreover, to blame for leaving her standing in an inn-passage, did what he usually did in such cases, gave the man five shillings to plaster the blow; and thus they parted, bidding each other a pacific goodnight.
And I am three years older, was the thought in her mind as she kissed her brothers goodnight.
He quitted the house--and forgot to wish Natalie goodnight.
I shall keep a journal-letter, and send it once a week, so goodnight, and more tomorrow.
As I shook hands with her for goodnight I asked her if she had any general plan--had thought over what she had better do.
he continued, now crimson with rage, "if you are coming, we will say goodnight to the prince, and--"
When it was her time to leave she rose, kissed me, and bade Daddy Jacques goodnight.
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Beautifully illustrated by Disney legend Floyd Norman A Kiss Goodnight will be the must-have picture book for families to enjoy together and for Disney fans to treasure.
Tailwater Capital has declared a $80 million initial equity investment to Goodnight Midstream.
You will be sadly missed nana Mag, Goodnight God Bless.