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bunny a child's word for a rabbit.
bunny boiler a woman who takes revenge after having been spurned by her lover, with reference to the film Fatal Attraction, in which a jilted mistress boils her lover's pet rabbit.
bunny girl a club hostess, waitress, or photographic model, wearing a skimpy costume with ears and a tail suggestive of a rabbit.

See also Easter of Chancery.

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bunny

bun·ny / ˈbənē/ • n. (pl. -nies) inf. (also bunny rabbit) a rabbit, esp. a young one. ∎  inf. a person of a specified type or in a specified mood: ski slopes crawling with snow bunnies.

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bunny

bunny †term of endearment for a woman or a child; rabbit. XVII. f. BUN2 + -Y6.

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bunny

bunnyabalone, Albinoni, Annigoni, Antonioni, baloney, Bodoni, boloney, bony, calzone, cannelloni, canzone, cicerone, coney, conversazione, coronae, crony, Gaborone, Giorgione, macaroni, Manzoni, Marconi, mascarpone, minestrone, Moroni, Mulroney, padrone, panettoni, pepperoni, phoney, polony, pony, rigatoni, Shoshone, Sloaney, stony, Toni, tony, zabaglione •cartoony, lacunae, loony, Moonie, moony, Nguni, puny, Rooney, spoony, uni •Sunni •bunny, dunny, funny, gunny, honey, money, runny, sonny, sunny, tunny •twopenny • chutney • beermoney

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