thank God/goodness/heaven(s)/the Lord

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Definition of thank God/goodness/heaven(s)/the Lord

used to express happiness or relief that something did or did not happen Thank God you got here when you did.Thank goodness it turned out to be a false alarm.

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“Thank God/goodness/heaven(s)/the Lord.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thank%20God%2Fgoodness%2Fheaven%28s%29%2Fthe%20Lord. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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