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thank God

informal
B1 something you say when you are happy because something bad did not happen: Thank God nobody was hurt in the accident. Oh, there's my wallet. Thank God.
(Definition of thank God from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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thank God

also thank goodness
I am happy that something bad has been avoided or has finished: Spring is coming at last, thank goodness.
(Definition of thank God from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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