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An initialism for "God willing and the creek don't rise," an expression meaning "if all goes as it should" or "if everything goes well." This will be the last day of construction, GWATCDR.
God willing and the creek don’t riseand GWATCDR
phr. & comp. abb. If we are lucky. I’ll be there, GWATCDR.