see goodbye, interj.
- Farewell; leave-taking; saying “God be with you until we meet again” at one's departure; [fig.] death; passing away; transition into the other world.
goodbye [good-by, good-bye, good bye] interj
contraction of the phrase “God be with you”.
- Farewell; so long; [expression of parting].
- Ending; finish; [fig.] death.