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good-bye [or] good·bye [or] good-by

good-bye [or] goodbye [or] good-by

 
pronunciation:
gUd baI
features:
Word History
part of speech: interjection
definition: used when you are leaving or when ending a telephone call.
Good-bye! I'll see you in a few weeks.I'll call you back later. Good-bye.
 
synonyms:
bye-bye
Word History
Good-bye comes from the early English word godbwye. This word was a shortened form of "god be with ye," a way of wishing a person well when parting.