Goodiest

goody

2 [good-ee]
adjective

Origin:
1805–15; apparently good + -y2, with attenuating or pejorative value, probably influenced by goody two shoes

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goody1 (ˈɡʊdɪ)
 
interj
1.  a child's exclamation of pleasure and approval
 
n , goodies
2.  short for goody-goody
3.  informal the hero in a film, book, etc
4.  See also goodies something particularly pleasant to have or (often) to eat

goody2 (ˈɡʊdɪ)
 
n , pl goodies
archaic, literary or a married woman of low rank: used as a title: Goody Two-Shoes
 
[C16: shortened from goodwife]

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goody
"something tasty," 1745, from good; adj. use for "sentimentally proper" is 1830. Goody also used since 1559 as a shortened form of goodwife, a term of civility applied to a married woman in humble life; hence Goody Two-shoes, name of heroine in 1760s children's story who exulted upon acquiring a second
shoe.
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