Meaning of “Goodness/God/Heaven/Christ knows” in the English Dictionary


"Goodness/God/Heaven/Christ knows" in English

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Goodness/God/Heaven/Christ knows


used to mean "I don't know" or to emphasize a statement. Some people may find this use offensive:

God only knows what'll happen next!
Take your shirt off - Heaven knows it's hot enough today!

(Definition of “Goodness/God/Heaven/Christ knows” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)