What does Goodwill mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. good will, goodwill(noun)

    (accounting) an intangible asset valued according to the advantage or reputation a business has acquired (over and above its tangible assets)

  2. good will, goodwill(noun)

    the friendly hope that something will succeed

  3. grace, good will, goodwill(noun)

    a disposition to kindness and compassion

    "the victor's grace in treating the vanquished"


  1. goodwill(Noun)

    A favorably disposed attitude toward someone or something.

  2. goodwill(Noun)

    The value of a business entity not directly attributable to its tangible assets and liabilities. This value derives from factors such as consumer loyalty to the brand.

  3. goodwill(Noun)

    A concept used to refer to the ability of an individual or business to exert influence within a community, club, market or another type of group, without having to resort to the use of an asset (such as money or property), either directly or by the creation of a lien.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Goodwill in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Goodwill in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Goodwill in a Sentence

  1. Miriam Amer:

    Of course, this has affected goodwill.

  2. Some Democrats in Congress:

    There's a lot of goodwill about this issue.

  3. Frank Longo:

    This is his goodwill tour. He's kissing babies.

  4. Di Maio:

    If there is goodwill, a government can still be formed.

  5. The Hyatts:

    They believe it engenders goodwill and a bond between the community.

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