nouninformal , chiefly North American
A gangster, especially a member of a Mafia family.
More example sentences
- Saturday nights are reserved by the goodfellas for their wives, and Fridays, for the mistresses.
- If you notice a few goodfellas gawking every so often, don't reach for your pockets too quickly.
- Bobby of course is the most sympathetic goodfella in the Soprano family.
Definition of goodfella in:
- The US English dictionary