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  1. Newbie
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    #1

    for good

    I just want you back for good.
    What does it mean?

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    Re: for good

    It might mean that person wants another person to be back in their relationship for always.

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    Re: for good

    not a teacher

    Here, "for good" probably means "permanently".
    http://www.collinsdictionary.com/dic...glish/for-good

    Try looking up words and phrases on this site first:
    http://www.onelook.com/

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