Word Origin mid 19th cent. (originally US): perhaps from the phrase kit and boodle, in the same sense (from kit and boodle ‘money gained or spent illegally or improperly’).Idiomsnounjump to other results
BrE BrE//kəˈbuːdl//; NAmE NAmE//kəˈbuːdl//
(informal) everything I had new clothes, a new hairstyle—the whole caboodle.
the whole (kit and) caboodlejump to other results