Meaning of “brownie points” in the English Dictionary

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"brownie points" in American English

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brownie pointsplural noun

/ˈbrɑʊ·ni ˌpɔɪnts/

humorous approval for something helpful you have done:

I earned some Brownie points for washing the car.

(Definition of “brownie points” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)