hoodie

noun hood·ie \ ˈhu̇-dē \
variants: or less commonly
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of hoodie

:a hooded sweatshirt
  • There were lots of kids milling around in this area, so I pulled what was left of my hoodie over my head and kept my face down, hands in pockets, as we made our way through the crowd.
  • —R.J. Palacio

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Origin and Etymology of hoodie

1hood + -ie


HOODIE Defined for English Language Learners

hoodie

noun

Definition of hoodie for English Language Learners

  • : a hooded sweatshirt


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