glad tidings


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glad tidings

Favorable, beneficial, or happy news. Usually used with the verbs "give" or "bring." The union leader brought glad tidings to the striking workers that their demands for pay increases had been accepted by the company's management.
See also: glad
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He came to see me of his own accord, the moment that he heard the glad tidings.
The dear little thing,' said Flora, 'having gone off perfectly limp and white and cold in my own house or at least papa's for though not a freehold still a long lease at a peppercorn on the morning when Arthur--foolish habit of our youthful days and Mr Clennam far more adapted to existing circumstances particularly addressing a stranger and that stranger a gentleman in an elevated station--communicated the glad tidings imparted by a person of name of Pancks emboldens me.
He could scarcely wait to get well inside D'Arnot's sitting room before he burst out with the glad tidings.
The fashionable intelligence has found it out and communicates the glad tidings to benighted England.
Watson, who was at the lower end of the wire, in the basement, dropped the receiver and rushed with wild joy up three flights of stairs to tell the glad tidings to Bell.
The Shia Islam I grew up with was quiet, content, spiritual, full of glad tidings.
He said: "The region is on the threshold of great fortunes and is giving glad tidings to citizens in all regions of the kingdom about its reserves of oil, gas and mineral resources".
As a retired editor of the Glad Tidings magazine of the Women's Missionary Society for 24 years, I am pleasantly surprised to read the words of David Harris in the July/August issue.
The Holy book of the last Messenger of Allah gives the glad tidings that the rule over the earth shall finally belong to the righteous and virtuous servants of Allah:
The glad tidings of victory are emanating from Aden on these blessed days, thanks primarily to God, and then to the Saudi leadership of the Arab coalition and to heroic Yemeni fighters," Shaikh Abdullah tweeted to his 1.
According to US-based SITE Intelligence Group, it said: "Wait for the glad tidings of what will harm you, impure ones, for what you have seen today is the first drop of the rain.
spread glad tidings across Merseyside in celebration of Blue Crimbo and recognised its penultimate group of Blue Heroes - an Everton in the Community group known as the Blue Belles.
And on that note may I bid you all a very merry and peaceful Christmas, filled with laughter and glad tidings, surrounded by family and friends, and let's spare a thought, if not a little more, for those less fortunate, for whom December 25 is just a day like any other.
The significant increase in pregnancy rates means that many patients and health care commissioners are already benefiting from our relocation and are enjoying glad tidings of longed-for pregnancies just before Christmas.
Saltburn's '53 Drama Group staged a wide variety of productions, Glad Tidings, a comedy by RF Delderfield for which Jim was stage manager; The Fire Raisers by Max Frisch May 1966, Make Me An Offer by Wolf Mankowitz, March 1965, Cat On The Fiddle, a farce by John Dole at the Community Centre in Saltburn; Wishing Well, a comedy by E Eynon Evans, May 1955 at the Spa Pavilion, Saltburn; Come Back Peter, a comedy by AP Dearsley, February 1955 at the Spa Pavilion, Saltburn.