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Meaning of GOODY

Pronunciation:  'gûdee

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  something considered choice to eat

GOODY is a 5 letter word that starts with G.


 Synonyms: dainty, delicacy, kickshaw, treat
 See Also: aliment, alimentation, ambrosia, bone marrow, choice morsel, confection, confectionery, gelatin, jelly, marrow, nectar, nourishment, nutriment, nutrition, savory, savoury, sustenance, sweet, tidbit, titbit, victuals



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Good"y\, n.; pl. {Goodies}.
    1. A bonbon, cake, or the like; -- usually in the pl.
    2. (Zo["o]l.) An American fish; the lafayette or spot.
  2. \Good"y\, n.; pl. {Goodies}. [Prob. contr. from goodwife.]
    Goodwife; -- a low term of civility or sport.
  3. \Good"y\, a.
    Weakly or sentimentally good; affectedly good; -- often in
    the reduplicated form goody-goody. [Colloq.]
Thesaurus Terms
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