- a person: a smart cookie; a tough cookie.
- an alluring young woman.
- cookery book,
- cookery stove,
- cookie cutter,
- cookie jar,
- cookie press,
- cookie sheet,
Origin of cookie
noun, plural cook·ies.
Examples from the Web for cookies
What kind of abominable killjoy would be against loving presents and cookies?Kirk Cameron Saves Christmas from Abominable Killjoys (Other Christians)|Brandy Zadrozny|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In stand mixer, mix cookie mix following the directions on the box, scoop 11 cookies onto baking sheet, place in oven.Epic Meal Empire’s Meat Monstrosities: From the Bacon Spider to the Cinnabattleship|Harley Morenstein|July 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Girl Scouts uses palm oil to make its cookies, as do manufacturers of ice cream, crackers, packaged breads, and margarine.Our Taste for Cheap Palm Oil Is Killing Chimpanzees|Carrie Arnold|July 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For next to no money, the photographer Christine McConnell makes cakes and cookies that are their own miniature horror movies.The Wonderful Weirdness of Christine McConnell, Queen of Creepy Cookies|Tim Teeman|July 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You know him from commercials, hawking cars, pizza, and, alongside his brother Eli, cookies.
So you may be sure there were plenty of cookies and ice cream and candies and golden doughnuts and everything.Friendly Fairies|Johnny Gruelle
Candy, cookies, sandwiches, or bits of cake should never be allowed between the meals.The Mother and Her Child|William S. Sadler
The cookies resting joyfully in their barbarian young stomachs could not very well be restored.Chicken Little Jane|Lily Munsell Ritchie
You say we can smell the flowers and the fresh air after the rain, and cookies baking, and all the things that we like so well.The Child's Day|Woods Hutchinson
Mrs. Lynde might be bossy; but there was always a box of cookies in her kitchen cupboard and she was not stingy.Anne Of The Island|Lucy Maud Montgomery
noun plural -ies
Word Origin for cookie
see hand in the till (cookie jar); that's how the ball bounces (cookie crumbles); toss one's cookies.