hoodie
noun Etymology: 1hood + -ie Date: 1992 a hooded sweatshirt

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hoodie — UK [ˈhʊdɪ] / US or hoody UK / US noun [countable] Word forms hoodie : singular hoodie plural hoodies Word forms hoody : singular hoody plural hoodies a piece of clothing with a hood that you wear on the top part of your body, usually made of… …   English dictionary

  • hoodie — also hoody, slang shortening of hooded sweatshirt, attested by 1991. Earlier it was a familiar term for the hooded crow (1789) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Hoodie — A hoodie (or hoody), short for hooded sweatshirt, is a heavy upper body garment with a hood. The characteristic design includes large frontal pockets, a hood, and a drawstring to adjust the hood opening. Hoodies with zippers are called zip… …   Wikipedia

  • hoodie — [[t]h ʊdɪ[/t]] N COUNT 1) A hoodie is a type of casual jacket with a hood. [INFORMAL] She wore jeans and a hoodie. 2) A hoodie is a young person wearing a hoodie, thought by some people to be badly behaved or possibly criminal. [INFORMAL] He said …   English dictionary

  • Hoodie — Kapuzensweatshirt Ein Kapuzenpullover, umgangssprachlich auch Kapuzenpulli, ist ein Pullover, meist ein Sweatshirt mit einer angeschnittenen Kapuze. Häufig besitzen sie auch eine tunnelartige Bauchtasche (Kängurutasche) und Schnüre, um die Kapuze …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • hoodie — /hood ee/; Scot. /hooh dee/, n. Scot. the hooded crow. Also called hoodie crow. [1780 90; HOOD1 + IE] * * * …   Universalium

  • hoodie — noun a) A sweatshirt, with an integral hood and, sometimes, a large kangaroo pocket at the front.<!do not add anything about who wears them or how these are used to avoid detection by CCTV cameras, etc, as this is unnecessary to the definition …   Wiktionary

  • hoodie — Canadian Slang A hooded sweatshirt with or without a zipper …   English dialects glossary

  • hoodie — hood|ie [ˈhudi] n informal a type of jacket with a ↑hood …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • hoodie — n A hooded shirt or coat. It s cold; have you got an extrahoodie I can borrow. 1990s …   Historical dictionary of American slang

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