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good day

interj.
Used to express a greeting or an acknowledgment of parting during the day.
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good day

sentence substitute
a conventional expression of greeting or farewell used during the day
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.good day - a farewell remarkgood day - a farewell remark; "they said their good-byes"
farewell, word of farewell - an acknowledgment or expression of goodwill at parting
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Translations
dobrý den
goddag
روز بخیر
hyvää päivääpäivää
jó napot
selamat siangselamat sore
góðan daginn
こんにちは
laba diena
labdien
god dag
References in classic literature ?
Good day, age about forty, height about five feet nine, black hair, generally rather handsome visage, complexion dark, eyes dark, thin, long and sallow face, aquiline nose but not straight, having a peculiar inclination towards the left cheek which imparts a sinister expression!
As the keeper of the wine-shop entered at the door, the spy saluted him by touching his hat, and saying, with an engaging smile, "Good day, Jacques!" Defarge stopped short, and stared at him.
"Good day, Jacques!" the spy repeated; with not quite so much confidence, or quite so easy a smile under the stare.
"It is all the same," said the spy, airily, but discomfited too: "good day!"
He tells her, in acknowledgment of her many subdued thanks, that she is very welcome, gives her good day, and walks away.
"Good day again, sir, and I thank you kindly many times again."
'And good day to you,' replied the secretary, nursing his leg.
Good day. When you get the money, come and see me."
When she went upstairs to dress, and looked into the looking-glass, she noticed with joy that it was one of her good days, and that she was in complete possession of all her forces,--she needed this so for what lay before her: she was conscious of external composure and free grace in her movements.
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