: a young boy —usually used in address
Examples of SONNY
- <come over here, sonny, and help me clean up>
First Known Use of SONNY
Related to SONNY
- boychick (or boychik), boyo [Irish], callant [chiefly Scottish], lad, laddie, nipper, shaveling, shaver, boy, stripling, tad, youth
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