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fanny

noun

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the part of the body upon which someone sits
  • be careful on that icy walk, unless you want to fall on your fanny

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The first known use of fanny was circa 1835

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“Fanny.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fanny. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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