Definition of goody noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈɡʊdi//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈɡʊdi//
    (also goodie) [usually plural] (pl. goodies) (informal) Film plots, Characters in a story
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  1. 1a thing that is very nice to eat a basket of goodies for the children
  2. 2anything that is attractive and that people want to have We're giving away lots of free goodies—T-shirts, hats and DVDs!
  3. 3a good person, especially in a book or a film/movie It's sometimes difficult to tell who are the goodies and who are the baddies. See related entries: Film plots, Characters in a story
  4. opposite baddy
    Wordfinderanti-hero, baddy, character, goody, hero, love interest, narrator, protagonist, trait, villain
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