God rest her soul.

God rest her soul.
God rest her/his soul. old-fashioned something that you say when you are talking about someone who is dead, to show that you respect them.

My old father - God rest his soul - now he could drink a pint or two.


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  • God rest his soul. — God rest her/his soul. old fashioned something that you say when you are talking about someone who is dead, to show that you respect them. My old father God rest his soul now he could drink a pint or two …   New idioms dictionary

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  • rest his soul — rest (or God rest) his (or her) soul used to express a wish that God should grant someone s soul peace …   Useful english dictionary

  • God rest him — God ˌrest his/her ˈsoul | God ˈrest him/her idiom (old fashioned, informal) used to show respect when you are talking about sb who is dead Main entry: ↑godidiom …   Useful english dictionary

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  • bless her soul — bless his/her/soul God rest his her soul old fashioned phrase used for showing love or respect when you talk about someone who is dead …   Useful english dictionary

  • soul — noun 1 part of sb believed to exist after body is dead ADJECTIVE ▪ eternal, immortal ▪ dead ▪ The messenger god, Hermes, leads dead souls into the underworld. ▪ damned ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

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  • god — [gɔd US ga:d] n [: Old English;] 1.) God the spirit or ↑being who Christians, Jews, Muslims etc pray to, and who they believe created the universe ▪ Most Americans still believe in God . ▪ Nothing could shake his belief in God . ▪ He thought it… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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