Definition of Goody Two–shoes
: a person who is goody-goody; also : a person who is uncommonly good
Origin and Etymology of goody two–shoes
from Goody Two-Shoes, heroine of a children's story perhaps by Oliver Goldsmith
First Known Use: 1843
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