Associations to the word «Goodman»

Wiktionary

GOODMAN, noun. (archaic or dialectal) A familiar appellation of civility.
GOODMAN, noun. (archaic or dialectal) A husband; the master of a house or family.
GOODMAN, proper noun. A surname​.

Dictionary definition

GOODMAN, noun. United States clarinetist who in 1934 formed a big band (including black as well as white musicians) and introduced a kind of jazz known as swing (1909-1986).

Wise words

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