goody-goody definition by Webster's New World
Webster\'s New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
moral or pious in an affected or canting way
Origin of goody-goodyreduplicated, reduplication of goody
a goody-goody person
goody-goody definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Affectedly sweet, good, or virtuous.
One who is affectedly sweet, good, or virtuous.
goody-goody definition by Wiktionary
- Alternative spelling of goody-goody.