sonny

noun son·ny \ ˈsə-nē \

Definition of sonny

: a young boy usually used in address

Examples of sonny in a Sentence

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

First Known Use of sonny

1835


SONNY Defined for English Language Learners

sonny

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

noun son·ny \ ˈsə-nē \

Definition of sonny for Students

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


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