Is there any one word in English that means a "good wish" or "well wishing thought"?

For example, "It's a good wish/well wishing thought, and I hope it comes true."

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    Perhaps 'aspiration' :a hope or ambition of achieving something! – mahmud k pukayoor Mar 26 '17 at 13:16
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    Nothing specific I am familiar with, but you can say "nice dream" instead of "good thought" depending what you specifically want to convey. There's also "prayer" in certain (more religious) circumstances. Why do you need a single word? Why won't "nice thought" work? – Dan Bron Mar 26 '17 at 13:17
  • Is there some reason "Well-wish" doesn't work? "Well-wish" is in the dictionary. What is the nature of the wish you are wanting to convey? – Yeshe Apr 17 '17 at 4:31
  • Qapla! imgur.com/gallery/9TItcft – puppetsock Oct 1 '18 at 14:20
  • Certainly. 'Benediction'; 'benison'. So let's forget those (though 'blessing/s' may sometimes work) and go with 'best wishes' or 'kind wish'. – Edwin Ashworth Dec 26 '19 at 11:42

You could use 'well-meaning', 'well-wished' or 'well-intentioned'.

"That's a well-meaning thought, and I hope it comes true."

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felicitation, or felicitations
usually plural

1.The act of expressing joy or acknowledgment, as for the achievement or good fortune of another.
American Heritage Dictionary

Words expressing praise for an achievement or good wishes on a special occasion. ‘it is my honour to extend the felicitations of the president of France to you’
Oxford Living Dictionary

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Godspeed is nice, especially if the person you're talking to is about to begin a journey.

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    Yes but godspeed is not a noun, which is what the questioner seeks. – Chenmunka May 8 '17 at 8:29
  • Some dictionaries say it’s also a noun. – Xanne Apr 25 at 7:27

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