from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Variant of goody1.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • interj. Expression of pleasure; yippee.
  • n. A good character in a story, often a hero too.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See goody.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • For me the hallmark of a cool anime goodie is that it looks good to mundanes even if they know nothing about the show that the goodie is associated with, so the Misa Amane Mascot Cell Phone Strap (shown above) caught my attention right away.

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  • Another goodie is a reading of the Constitution by some illustrious New Yorkers.

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  • And the other "goodie" is two pack of cheap rubbers (erasers) from Woolworths - I was queuing up to buy some polo shirts (school uniform) and saw these on a rack, and thought they'd be great for carving rubber stamps from.

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  • The other goodie is that our wheel is about half as heavy as steel.

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  • A thought~ Would be fun to hear from the contest winner, what their favorite goodie is ...

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  • 82 Responses to “The Bolton blitz begins.” james risser says: ah, an oldie but a goodie from the village voice from the first time this ass-clown faced the facts …

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  • Another oldie but goodie is Being John Malkovich … that’s a funny and creative – eccentric, actually – film.

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  • For Reid to say the monies guaranteed to Nebraska, or for that matter any other "goodie" is just "compromise" is condescending and reeks of arrogance.

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  • This was always the fastest "goodie" to make for my students/staff or to carry to welcome a new neighbor

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  • I love a tough gang banger who uses the word, "goodie".

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