Meaning of “goody-goody” in the English Dictionary


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goody-goodynoun [ C ]

us /ˈɡʊd·iˌɡʊd·i/ also goody-two-shoes, /ˌɡʊd·iˈtuˌʃuz/

someone who is too ready to behave in a way intended to please people in authority:

She’s a real goody-goody – I hate her!

(Definition of “goody-goody” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)