Grody vs Goody - What's the difference?

grody | goody |


As an adjective grody

is (us) nasty, dirty, disgusting, foul, revolting, yucky, grotesque.

As an interjection goody is

used to indicate pleasure or delight.

As a noun goody is

a small amount of something good to eat.

grody

English

Alternative forms

* groady

Adjective

(er)
  • (US) nasty, dirty, disgusting, foul, revolting, yucky, grotesque
  • I wouldn't set foot in that bar; the floor looks grody .
  • * 1982 , (Frank Zappa), (Ship Arriving Too Late to Save a Drowning Witch), “” (1982), (Moon Unit Zappa) speaking:
  • And the lady, like, goes
    “Oh, my god, your toenails are, like, so grody
    It’s like grody
    Grody to the max
    Gross!

    References

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    goody

    English

    Interjection

    (wikipedia goody) goody !
  • Used to indicate pleasure or delight.
  • Noun

    (goodies)
  • A small amount of something good to eat.
  • Any small, usually free, item.
  • (Ireland) pudding made by boiling bread in milk with sugar and spices.
  • (obsolete) shortening of goodwife, a 17th century puritan honorific.
  • protagonist or hero
  • An American fish, the lafayette or spot.