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goody-goody

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informal + disapproving a person (such as a child) whose good behavior and politeness are annoying because they seem to be excessive or not sincere
  • The other kids don't like her because she's a goody-goody.

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goody-goody

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The first known use of goody-goody was in 1785

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“Goody-goody.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/goody-goody. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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