Definitions for godspeedˈgɒdˈspid

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Godspeed(noun)

    a successful journey

    "they wished him Godspeed"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Godspeed(noun)

    success; prosperous journeying; -- a contraction of the phrase, "God speed you."


  1. Godspeed

    Godspeed, under Captain Bartholomew Gosnold, was one of the three ships on the 1606-1607 voyage to the New World for the English Virginia Company of London. The journey resulted in the founding of Jamestown in the new Colony of Virginia.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Joseph Landolph:

    This was such a horrible accident, i served on the EPA scientific advisory board, and I have the utmost respect for the agency. I wish them godspeed in cleaning it up and containing it.

  2. Bill Cosby:

    People will frighten you about a graduation....They use words you don't hear often... 'And we wish you Godspeed.' It is a warning, Godpeed. It means you are no longer welcome here at these prices.

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