As goody's team of publicists and handlers have discovered, death can be great for business.
I spoke to goody last fall, two weeks into the chemotherapy that would ultimately prove to be ineffective.
Nevertheless, some emergency rooms are even offering Vicodin “goody bags” to improve their ratings.
also goodie, "something tasty," 1745, from good (adj.) + -y (2); adj. use for "sentimentally proper" is 1830 (especially in reduplicated form goody-goody, 1871). As an exclamation of pleasure, by 1796. Goody also used since 1550s 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.
: Then I got out my goodie bag