God willing


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God willing

If all goes as it should; if everything goes well. We've had a lot of delays, but God willing, we should have the house finished before winter. A: "Do you reckon we'll have enough from this harvest to make ends meet?" B: "God willing."
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God willing.

If God wants it to happen. (An expression indicating that there is a high certainty that something will happen, so high that only God could prevent it.) John: Please try to be on time. Alice: I'll be there on time, God willing. Bob: Will I see you after your vacation? Mary: Of course, God willing.
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God willing

used to express the wish that you will be able to do as you intend or that something will happen as planned.
This is an expression found in many cultures: compare with Latin deo volente or Arabic inshallah .
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God ˈwilling

(spoken) used for expressing your hope that something will happen: We’ve had a lovely holiday and we’ll be back again next year, God willing.
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"God willing, we will give Davutoglu the mandate to form the government tomorrow, and the new Cabinet will be announced on Friday," Erdogan said outside a congress meeting of the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) in Ankara .
God willing there will be a permanent ceasefire on Syrians as well."
After his son's initial arrest, Pele declared: "God willing, justice will be done.
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Manama, December 21 (BNA) --Meteorological Administration at the Civil Aviation Affairs announced in its weather forecast issued this morning that the weather in the Kingdom will be, God willing, moderate.
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will carry the goldfinch and the sunflower far from us and, God willing,