Roget category 6185. Words relating to the voluntary powers
› 5.1. Volition in general
›› 5.1.3. Objects of volition
supreme good —
summum bonum [Lat.],
common weal —
consummation devoutly to be wished —"
boon etc. (gift) 784 — good turn — blessing — world of good — piece of good luck [Fr.], piece of good fortune [Fr.] — nuts, prize, windfall, godsend, waif, treasure-trove.
good fortune etc. (prosperity) 734 — happiness etc. 827.
[Source of good] goodness etc. 648 — utility etc. 644 — remedy etc. 662 — pleasure giving etc. 829.
not amis [Fr.] —
all for the best —
to one's advantage
in one's favor,
in one's interest
so far so good —
magnum bonum [Lat.].
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