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hoody

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Pronunciation: /ˈhʊdi
 
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(also hoodie)

Definition of hoody in English:

noun (plural hoodies)

1A hooded sweatshirt, jacket, or other top: sporty track pants and lurex-striped hoodies
More example sentences
  • I slipped into bed in my gray cotton pants and a navy hoody.
  • I applied new eyeliner, and changed into a pair of comfy pants and a hoody.
  • One of the robbers was white, 5ft 11 in tall, aged mid to late 20s and was wearing light blue jeans and a grey hoody with trainers.
1.1 informal A person, especially a youth, wearing a hooded top.
Example sentences
  • Brown may want to distance himself from the fuzzy warmth of the man who invented " hug a hoodie ".
  • Michael Caine plays a septuagenarian vigilante who massacres South London hoodies.
  • We know now why he wanted to hug a hoodie: for professional consultation!

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