sonny


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son·ny

 (sŭn′ē)
n. pl. son·nies
Used as a familiar form of address for a boy or young man.

[Diminutive of son.]

sonny

(ˈsʌnɪ)
n, pl -nies
a familiar or patronizing term of address to a boy or man
[C19: from son + -y2]

son•ny

(ˈsʌn i)

n.
little son (often used as a familiar term of address to a boy).
[1840–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sonny - a male child (a familiar term of address to a boy)
boy, male child - a youthful male person; "the baby was a boy"; "she made the boy brush his teeth every night"; "most soldiers are only boys in uniform"
Translations

sonny

[ˈsʌnɪ] Nhijo m

sonny

[ˈsʌni] nfiston m
Hallo, sonny → Salut, fiston.son of a bitch son-of-a-bitch nfils m de pute

sonny

n (inf)Junge m; sonny Jim (inf)mein Junge m

sonny

[ˈsʌnɪ] n (fam) → figlio mio, ragazzo mio
References in classic literature ?
You and me'll just go back into the parlour, sonny, and get behind the door, and we'll give Bill a little surprise--bless his 'art, I say again.
None of your keyholes for me, sonny," he said; and I left them together and retired into the bar.
All I ask of you," Joey said with a break in his voice, "is to call him after me, and always to give him a sausage, sonny, of a Saturday night.
If you hadn't've spoke up slick I'd have bu'st your face in, sonny.
There's no difficulty about that, sonny," answered Flanagan.
You'll do what I want you to do, sonny,' said Marshall, `or I'll jest turn you over my knee and give you one of those spankings your mother forgot.
It's all right, sonny," Billy laughed, as he drove on.
Standing in the park, the fiftyish Simon recalls first meeting Sonny at a Georgetown tae kwon do academy where Simon's girlfriend gave lessons to Mary Bono and the couple's children.
Spooner is convinced that Sonny murdered the doctor, even though no robot has ever committed a crime.
One was about Sonny Davis, who sold GRIT here in Maryville, Tenn.
He is developing the career of his own grandson, 12yearold Sonny, in his quest to become a squash professional.
We are not supposed to spit into the river, or into its creeks, or the lakes," Sonny McHalsie tells me as we stand on an embankment overlooking the Fraser River churning and whirling through its 80-kilometre-long canyon.