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  • n. Alternative spelling of caboodle.


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  • From my Apple Dictionary:
    noun variant spelling of caboodle .
    caboodle |k??bo?dl| (also kaboodle)
    noun (in phrase the whole caboodle or the whole kit and caboodle) informal
    the whole number or quantity of people or things in question.
    ORIGIN mid 19th cent.(originally U.S.): perhaps from the phrase kit and boodle, in the same sense (see kit 1 , boodle ).

    August 17, 2009