adjective \ˈspü-nē\

Definition of SPOONY

:  silly, foolish; especially :  unduly sentimental
:  being sentimentally in love

Variants of SPOONY

spoony or spoon·ey \ˈspü-nē\

Examples of SPOONY

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

Origin of SPOONY

English slang spoon simpleton
First Known Use: circa 1812

Rhymes with SPOONY


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