sonny

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noun son·ny \ˈsə-nē\

Definition of sonny

  1. :  a young boy —usually used in address

Examples of sonny in a sentence

  1. come over here, sonny, and help me clean up

1838

First Known Use of sonny

1838


SONNY Defined for English Language Learners

sonny

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noun son·ny \ˈsə-nē\

Definition of sonny for English Language Learners

  • —used by an older person to address a younger man or a boy


SONNY Defined for Kids

sonny

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noun son·ny \ˈsə-nē\

Definition of sonny for Students

plural

sonnies

  1. :  a young boy Hint: Sonny is used mostly by an older person to address a boy.



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