The DICT Development Group

Search for:
Search type:

Database copyright information
Server information
Wiki: Resources, links, and other information

3 definitions found
 for godsend
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Godsend \God"send`\ (g[o^]d"s[e^]nd), n.
     Something sent by God; an unexpected acquisiton or piece of
     good fortune.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a sudden happening that brings good fortune (as a sudden
           opportunity to make money); "the demand for testing has
           created a boom for those unregulated laboratories where
           boxes of specimen jars are processed like an assembly line"
           [syn: boom, bonanza, gold rush, gravy, godsend,
           manna from heaven, windfall, bunce]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  27 Moby Thesaurus words for "godsend":
     advantage, benediction, benefit, blessing, boast, bonanza, boon,
     catch, diamond, find, gem, gift, good thing, jewel,
     loaves and fishes, manna, manna from heaven, pearl, plum, pride,
     pride and joy, prize, treasure, trophy, trouvaille, windfall,

Questions or comments about this site? Contact webmaster@dict.org