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corny

adjective \ ˈkȯr-nē \

Definition of corny

cornier; corniest
1 archaic : tasting strongly of malt
2 : of or relating to corn
3 : mawkishly old-fashioned : tiresomely simple and sentimental
  • told corny jokes
  • corny greeting cards

cornily

play \ˈkȯr-nə-lē\ adverb

corniness

play \ˈkȯr-nē-nəs\ noun

Origin and Etymology of corny

see 1corn


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corny

adjective

Definition of corny

cornier; corniest
: relating to or having corns on the feet

Origin and Etymology of corny

see 1corn


CORNY Defined for Kids

corny

adjective \ ˈkȯr-nē \

Definition of corny for Students

cornier; corniest
: so simple, sentimental, or old-fashioned as to be annoying
  • a corny joke

Medical Dictionary

corny

adjective \ ˈkȯr-nē \

medical Definition of corny

cornier; corniest
: relating to or having corns on the feet


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