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noun [uncountable] goodness pronunciation in British English /ˈɡʊdnəs/
  1. 1
    the quality of being morally good

    a man known for his wisdom and goodness

    out of the goodness of your heart (=because you are kind and want to help someone):

    She acted out of the goodness of her heart.

  2. 2
    substances such as vitamins and proteins that are contained in some foods and that help you to stay healthy

    Fresh fruit and vegetables are full of goodness.


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