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good speed

good luck; success:
to wish someone good speed. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • He had come to bid us good-speed, and remained to share our tea, and to puzzle over the powers of the Thermos bottle.

    The Fortunate Isles Mary Stuart Boyd
  • Presently Abel comes in, and wishes Cain good-speed, who meets his kind word with an unmentionable request.

  • Ay, Mistress Elizabeth, and I am come to beg you—to wish you—to bid me good-speed.

    Woven with the Ship Cyrus Townsend Brady
  • At quarter to twelve Amory shook hands with her gravely, in the midst of a small crowd assembled to wish him good-speed.

    This Side of Paradise F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • The crew of the good-speed profited by the darkness to escape in their boat to the land, a few miles distant.

  • What a cheery adieu they wave to the friends who come down to wish them “good-speed!”

    Sword and Gown George A. Lawrence
  • And I begged my cousin to give me good-speed, instead of talking dolefully.

    Lorna Doone R. D. Blackmore
  • Our good hope of going forth with good-speed into the wide world to risk all for our lover and brother was not to be yet.

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