good news

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good news (uncountable)

  1. Something or someone pleasant, fortunate, or otherwise positive.
    Antonym: bad news
    • 2021 December 29, Stephen Roberts, “Stories and facts behind railway plaques: Aylesbury (2009)”, in RAIL, number 947, page 61:
      The mainstream media hones in on bad news stories where UK railways are concerned, yet gives scant attention to the many items of good news emerging from the network.
  2. (Christianity) The message of Jesus concerning the salvation of the faithful (as elaborated in the Gospels)
  3. Used other than figuratively or idiomatically: see good,‎ news.

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