goody

1 [good-ee] Informal.
noun, plural goodies.
1.
Usually, goodies. something especially attractive or pleasing, especially cake, cookies, or candy.
2.
something that causes delight or satisfaction: A record collector played some goodies for me on his phonograph.
interjection
3.
good (used to express childish delight).
Also, goodie.


Origin:
1750–60; good + -y2, as noun suffix

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goody

2 [good-ee]
adjective

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

goody

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

Origin:
1550–60; good(wife) + -y2; cf. hussy

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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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Example sentences
It'll get you free admission plus an extra goody bag.
You'll need to sign and date it for presentation to receive your race packet,
  race bib and goody bag.
All participants receive a goody bag, and a t-shirt.
Nature-themed goody bags are also available for an additional fee.
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