Definition of whoopie pie in US English:

whoopie pie

(also whoopee pie)


  • A dessert or snack made from two soft cookies, typically chocolate, with a creamy filling sandwiched in between.

    ‘Eunice makes amazing whoopie pies’
    ‘I comforted myself by savoring the sugary sweetness of the chocolate whoopie pie’
    • ‘"Eunice Goyette makes amazing whoopee pies," Cost said.’
    • ‘Now whoopie pies are migrating across the country, often appearing in the same specialty shops and grocery aisles that recently made room for cupcakes.’
    • ‘Remember your special mom/lady on Mother's Day with whoopie pies just like Grandma's!’
    • ‘I made whoopie pies once again and they ended up being a crowd favorite.’
    • ‘Along with cookies and whoopie pies, look for more sophisticated desserts like a mini-strawberry shortcake with tarragon whipped cream.’
    • ‘There was - and I am not joking - a bidding war for six whoopie pies that eventually went for $50!’
    • ‘We had a really good time (the whoopie pies were a hit!).’