bonny bonny  /ˈbɑ ni/


  • (adj) very pleasing to the eye



  1. And the bonny little fiend of a cabin boy, Tommy Kearins, with his soup-bowl haircut and that grand commercial light in his eye, is every dirty inch the Huck Finn of the Hebrides.
  2. Whatever the reason, bonny Shelley continued to churn out championship performances.
  3. A bonny, bonny lassie! She's as pure as the lily in the dell! She's as sweet as the heather, The bonny bloomin' heather! Mary, ma Scotch blue bell.


  1. Former Cherryville police chief faces embezzlement charges

    Court records show that in 2007 and 2008, Woodrow Burgess, who retired last October, instructed the city's finance director, Bonny Alexander, to issue checks to a company called The Great Outdoors Inc. for firearms for the chief's personal use.
    on June 25, 2013     Source: News 14 Carolina

  2. New Bonny Eagle club pushes ‘the positive’

    STANDISH – Last fall, Jessica Ciampi, a 2013 graduate of Bonny Eagle High School, had grown frustrated with the messages all around her regarding bullying. They told her and other students mostly what not to do.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Lakes Region Weekly

  3. Nigeria oil theft causes 5 pct drop in May government revenues

    ABUJA (Reuters) - Oil theft and pipeline vandalism were responsible for a 5 percent fall in Nigeria's government revenues in May to 590.7 billion naira, compared with 621 billion naira the previous month, the accountant general said on Thursday. "Gross revenue ... was lower ... due to a drop in crude oil production and lifting operations occasioned by force majeure declared at the Bonny terminal ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News


  1. "What I meant by 'shut up' is I mean I would like to have everybody stop killing Bonny now," Blake said. "Everybody is making a buck on Bonny. It's like, you know, America now is filling their rice bowl any way they can. They're still picking...
    on Mar 22, 2005 By: Robert Blake Source: San Diego Union Tribune

  2. "I'm not aware of anybody drafting any private members' bill on the government team about anything," Ms Bligh said. "Bonny Barry is somebody who has particular views on this issue, she's never shied away from that. But I'm not aware, and I...
    on Oct 28, 2007 By: Anna Bligh Source: The Age

  3. "When we hit the bottom of Bonny Doon, there were some attacks and I could see everyone was at their limit, but I felt great," said Leipheimer, a two-time Tour of California winner who got a little help from teammate Yaroslav Popovych. "I...
    on Feb 17, 2009 By: Levi Leipheimer Source: San Jose Mercury News

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