blondie

noun blond·ie \ ˈblän-dē \

Definition of blondie

plural blondies
1 informal + sometimes disparaging : a blond person; especially : a blond woman
  • Being a blondie, I suppose I should have been going for the sweet, good girl look of Betty.
  • —Dianne BourneManchester Evening News11 Feb. 2013
sometimes used in direct address
  • Being blond has been … interesting. … I was on Skid Row downtown covering a story. As I stood on the sidewalk a man sidled up behind me and said in a squirrelly voice, ”Hey, blondie. Hey, blondie!” I looked around to see who he was talking to before I realized it was me.
  • —Jeannine SteinLos Angeles Times2 Dec. 1987
2 : a bar cookie similar to a brownie in texture but made with a light-colored dough flavored with brown sugar
  • … her sundae with chocolate-chip ice cream with hazelnut blondie in butterscotch sauce …
  • —William GrimesNew York Times12 June 2002
  • Brownies, with their brash … chocolate flavor, are the plunging necklines of baking, whereas the more subtle, butterscotch-flavored blondies have real style.
  • —Matthew CardCook’s IllustratedJuly 2005

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