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also bon·nie  (bŏn′ē)
adj. bon·ni·er, bon·ni·est Scots
1. Physically attractive or appealing; pretty.
2. Excellent.

[Probably ultimately from French bon, good, from Latin bonus; see deu- in Indo-European roots.]

bon′ni·ly adv.
bon′ni·ness n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.bonnie - very pleasing to the eye; "my bonny lass"; "there's a bonny bay beyond"; "a comely face"; "young fair maidens"
beautiful - delighting the senses or exciting intellectual or emotional admiration; "a beautiful child"; "beautiful country"; "a beautiful painting"; "a beautiful theory"; "a beautiful party"
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, bonny
adj (esp Scot) → schön; lassie alsohübsch; babyprächtig
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By the brand on my shoulder, the finest of tunes Is played by the Lancers, Hussars, and Dragoons, And it's sweeter than "Stables" or "Water" to me-- The Cavalry Canter of "Bonnie Dundee"!
Then feed us and break us and handle and groom, And give us good riders and plenty of room, And launch us in column of squadron and see The way of the war-horse to "Bonnie Dundee"!
He said it quietly, as if announcing the time of day, then wailed: "But, oh, the bonnie, bonnie braids of all the golden hair of her!"
"That is a dear little boat; and 'Bonnie Belle' is a pretty name," she said, trying not to show how nervous she felt.
"All right, here we go!" and away they did go with a long steady sweep of the oars that carried the "Bonnie Belle" through the water with a rush.
When her grandmother Frances referred Bonnie to Starlight, the little girl knew immediately what her wish would be - to go to Disneyland to swim with dolphins and meet all of her favourite characters, Mickey and Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck and Cinderella.
BALLET dancer Bonnie Blair-Imrie has swapped her pumps for porkers - after starting a new life as a pig farmer.
However, this violent gang left viewers utterly horrified when they proceded to attack the camp of Tommy's ally Aberama Gold (Aidan Gillen) and his son, boxer Bonnie Gold (Jack Rowan).
The girls, who called themselves Bonnie and the Bunnies, were Bonnie and Sharon Barr, of McFarlane Street, Paisley, and Valerie and Connie Gilmour, who lived in Russell Street, in the town, we reported in July 1975.
Michael and Bonnie worked together at a construction company owned by his aunt - Michael was a manager and Bonnie was in accounts.
Bonnie & Clyde: Radioactive adds to the series with a new story about the now-past-her-prime Bonnie Parker and her much younger sidekick Royce.
Synopsis: English professor Bonnie Blythe expects her life to play out like her favorite novels, especially now that her long-term boyfriend has finally proposed.