god-child

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god-child)

  1. Alternative spelling of godchild
    • 1960, P. G. Wodehouse, Jeeves in the Offing, chapter XVII:
      When a loved aunt has sweated herself to the bone trying to save her god-child from the clutches of a New York playboy and learns that all her well-meant efforts have gone blue on her, it's only natural for her late brother's son to shudder in sympathy.