Godsend Definition

gŏdsĕnd
noun
Anything unexpected and needed or desired that comes at the opportune moment, as if sent by God.
Webster's New World

An unexpected good fortune or benefit; a windfall.

Wiktionary
Synonyms:
buncewindfallmanna from heavengravygold-rushbonanzaboomboongiftbenefit
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Other Word Forms of Godsend

Noun

Singular:
godsend
Plural:
godsends

Origin of Godsend

  • Alteration of Middle English goddes sand God's message goddes genitive of God God god sand message (from Old English sent- in Indo-European roots)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Middle English goddes sand - God’s message

    From Wiktionary

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