goodness
[ˈɡʊdnəs]
NOUN
  1. the beneficial or nourishing element of food.
    synonyms:
    nutritional value · nutrition · nutrients · wholesomeness · nourishment ·
EXCLAMATION
  1. (as a substitution for ‘God’) expressing surprise, anger, etc..
    "goodness knows why she didn't go herself" ·
    "my goodness, you gave me quite a fright!"
Origin
Old English gōdnes (see good, -ness).
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How to use goodness in a sentence?
it is a spurn of God's sovereignty, and a slight of his goodness.
you, hitherto, have still had goodness sphered within your eyes.
my unshakeable faith in the goodness of mankind.
thank goodness she'd had the rug Scotchgarded.
Mike certainly rated her, goodness knows why.
evil is not merely the negation of goodness.
a belief in the basic goodness of mankind.
goodness knows why she didn't go herself.
my goodness, you gave me quite a fright!.
the concepts of goodness and badness.
none can overtop him in goodness.
my goodness!.
How to say goodness in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)goedheid
Arabic (NOUN)الخير, الطيبة, طيبة
Bangla কল্যাণ
Bosnian (Latin) dobrota
Bulgarian (NOUN)доброта, богу, Добрина, благост, Енчо, милосърдие
Cantonese (Traditional) 善良
Catalan (NOUN)bondat, Déu
Chinese Simplified 善良
Chinese Traditional 善良
Croatian (NOUN)dobrotu, Bogu, nebesima, Bože, zaboga
Czech (NOUN)dobroty, Bohu, dobra, proboha
Danish (NOUN)godhed, Guds
Dutch (NOUN)goedheid, goeds
Estonian (NOUN)headus, hüve
Fijian caka vinaka
Filipino kabutihan
Finnish (NOUN)hyvyys, hyvänen, tavaton, Herran, luoja
French (NOUN)bonté, miséricorde
German (NOUN)Güte, Gutheit, meine güte, Himmels, sei Dank, Tugend
Greek (NOUN)καλοσύνη, αγαθότητα, Θεώ, καλούδια, Θεέ
Haitian Creole bonte
Hebrew (NOUN)לאל, הטוב
Hindi (NOUN)अच्छाई, भलाई, भगवान
Hmong Daw cwj pwm zoo
Hungarian (NOUN)jóság, égnek, Istennek
Icelandic (NOUN)góðvild
Indonesian (NOUN)kebaikan
Italian (NOUN)bontà
Japanese (NOUN)良さ, 善, 善良, 長所, よさ, よかっ
Kiswahili (NOUN)wema, fadhili
Korean (NOUN)미덕, 선, 세상, 신, 하느님, 심을, 선량, 소사, 장점을, 이럴수가
Latvian (NOUN)labestību, labsirdība, Dievs, laipnība, ak kungs, labums
Lithuanian (NOUN)gerumo, gėrio, bonitatis, Dievui
Malagasy hatsaran-toetra
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)kebaikan
Norwegian Bokmål godhet
Persian (NOUN)نیکی, خوبی
Polish (NOUN)dobroć, Bogu, Boże, dobra
Portuguese (NOUN)bondade, Deus, bens
Querétaro Otomi bondad
Romanian (NOUN)bunătatea, facerea, binelui
Russian (NOUN)добра, благости, Богу, совершенство, небесам, Боже
Samoan agalelei
Serbian (Cyrillic) доброта
Serbian (Latin) dobrota
Slovak (NOUN)dobroty, Bohu, dobra, preboha, bože
Slovenian (NOUN)dobrote, Bogu, Bog
Spanish (NOUN)bondad
Swedish (NOUN)godhet, lov, Guds
Tahitian maitai
Tamil நன்மை
Telugu మంచితనం
Thai ความดี
Tongan angalelei
Turkish (NOUN)iyilik, yarabbi, Tanrım, Allahım, Tanrim
Ukrainian (NOUN)добро, добра, Богу
Urdu (NOUN)اچھائی, نیکی
Vietnamese (NOUN)tốt đẹp, thiện
Welsh (NOUN)Duw, dyn, nefoedd
Yucatec Maya bondad
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