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say goodbye to (someone or something)

1. Literally, to say "goodbye" to someone when parting. Say goodbye to your mother before you leave!
2. To lose or end something, especially suddenly; to be forced to accept such a loss or end. You were caught drinking on school property? Well, you can say goodbye to your brand new car, mister! After the final horse lost its race, I said goodbye to all the money I'd won that day at the track. You do realize that you'll be saying goodbye to all the benefits the company has to offer if you decide to work as a freelancer?
See also: goodbye, say

wave goodbye to (someone or something)

1. Literally, to wave to someone when parting. Wave goodbye to your friends, sweetie. They're at the window.
2. To lose or end something, especially suddenly; to be forced to accept such a loss or end. You were caught drinking on school property? Well, you can wave goodbye to your brand new car, mister! After the final horse lost its race, I waved goodbye to all the money I'd won that day at the track. You do realize that you'll be waving goodbye to all the health insurance benefits the company has to offer if you decide to work as a freelancer?
See also: goodbye, wave

kiss goodbye to (someone or something)

1. Literally, to give one a kiss when parting. Hold up, come kiss goodbye to your mother before you leave!
2. To lose or end something, especially suddenly; to be forced to accept such a loss or end. You were caught drinking on school property? Well, you can kiss goodbye to your brand new car, mister! After my horse lost the final race, I kissed goodbye to all the money I'd won that day at the track. You do realize that you'll be kissing goodbye to all the benefits the company has to offer if you decide to work as a freelancer?
See also: goodbye, kiss
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Denny's (NASDAQ:DENN), home of the original real breakfast, the Grand Slam, has hired advertising agency, Goodby, Silverstein & Partners (GS&P) as its agency of record, responsible for brand strategy, creative and promotions.
Birmingham-born Dr Goodby, who has lived in Swansea for 18 years, believes Dylan's wanderings and bohemian antics may also be behind the apparent lack of academic interest.
We're thrilled to have partnered with Goodby, Silverstein & Partners and the California Milk Processor Board on this fun and innovative campaign.
To bring this idea to life, Goodby developed a campaign that consisted of TV, web films, online, print and new media--all centered on the notion of "personal.
Once you've experienced speed there's no going back," says Rich Silverstein, co-founder of Goodby, Silverstein & Partners.
We have met with some of the nation's best agencies as we seek to regain our competitive momentum in the marketplace and we are confident we've found the right partner in Goodby, Silverstein & Partners," said Mark Schweitzer, Sprint Nextel's chief marketing officer.
Time with Goodby, Silverstein & Partners, Legas Delaney and Anderson Lembke round out his creative career.
In the director's unpublished autobiography, written in 1957, which Prof Goodby has recently had translated, Mr Golestan tells of an encounter with 36-year-old Thomas at the company's refinery in Abadan, where he was working as an administrator.
The poem has been published in poetry magazine Nation Review and will be re-published in an anthology edited by Prof Goodby in May.
I had never come across the poem before," said Prof Goodby.
NO 1512 of 2006 RE: DANIEL SIMON LINZ Who at the date of the bankruptcy order 23/6/2006, a Retail Manager, resided at Flat 44, Pitmaston Court East, Goodby Road, Moseley, Birmingham B13 8RL.
Son of Abdul Sattar Edhi, Faisal Edhi was present at the station to say them goodby.
Dylan Thomas expert Prof John Goodby of Swansea university has described the impromptu ditty as "no masterpiece" but a very rare, exciting and "pretty valuable" find.
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Julian Cobbledick, Assistive Partner; Manisha Patel, Mazars, and Marc Goodby, Sovereign Housing Association