[ad-ee-ohs, ah-dee-; Spanish ah-thyaws]
goodbye; farewell.

1830–40, Americanism; < Spanish: literally, to God; cf. adieu Unabridged
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adios (ˌædɪˈɒs, Spanish aˈðjos)
sentence substitute
goodbye; farewell
[literally: to God]

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Word Origin & History

1837, Amer.Eng., from Sp. adios, from phrase a dios vos acomiendo "I commend you to God" (see adieu).
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Example sentences
Without an increasingly large base of awareness and predisposition towards a client's brand-well, adios.
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