follow Dictionary.com

8 Words That Are Older Than You Think

Judy

[joo-dee] /ˈdʒu di/
noun
1.
the wife of Punch in the puppet show called Punch and Judy.
2.
Also, Judie. a female given name, form of Judith.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for judie

Judy

/ˈdʒuːdɪ/
noun (pl) -dies
1.
the wife of Punch in the children's puppet show Punch and Judy See Punch
2.
(often not capital) (Brit, slang) a girl or woman
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Word Origin and History for judie

Judy

pet form of Judith. Figurative uses often are from the Punch and Judy puppet show.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source
Slang definitions & phrases for judie

judy

noun
  1. A sexually promiscuous girl or woman (1823+)
  2. A girl or woman (1885+)

Judy

sentence

I have you in sight or on the radar screen

[WWII Air Forces; origin unknown]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for judie

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends