noun, interjection Informal.

good + -ie Unabridged


1 [good-ee] Informal.
noun, plural goodies.
Usually, goodies. something especially attractive or pleasing, especially cake, cookies, or candy.
something that causes delight or satisfaction: A record collector played some goodies for me on his phonograph.
good (used to express childish delight).
Also, goodie.

1750–60; good + -y2, as noun suffix


3 [good-ee]
noun, plural goodies.
Archaic. a polite term of address for a woman of humble social standing.

1550–60; good(wife) + -y2; cf. hussy Unabridged
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goodies (ˈɡʊdɪz)
pl n
any objects, rewards, prizes, etc, considered particularly desirable, attractive, or pleasurable

goody1 (ˈɡʊdɪ)
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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Word Origin & History

"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
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Example sentences
Wrest what goodies you could and move on, was the get-rich-quick refrain.
She would set up a table in her house and have all kinds of goodies and
  surprises for us.
Quirky and charming brownstone with loads of period details and modern goodies.
They use a bat to break open a hanging barrel filled with all kinds of goodies.
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