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spoony

adjective \ˈspü-nē\

Definition of spoony

spoon·i·erspoon·i·est

  1. 1 :  silly, foolish; especially :  unduly sentimental

  2. 2 :  being sentimentally in love



Examples of spoony

  1. <the spoony verses of a lovesick soldier to his girl back home>



Variants of spoony

or spoon·ey play \ˈspü-nē\

Origin of spoony

English slang spoon simpleton


First Known Use: circa 1812

Rhymes with spoony


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