Definition of fanny in English:


Syllabification: fan·ny
Pronunciation: /ˈfanē

noun (plural fannies)

  • 1North American informal A person’s buttocks.
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    • Marketing has to be ‘job one ‘he says, and the bottom line is ‘putting fannies in seats‘.
    • This is Elvis Presley, wiggling his fanny for posterity.
    • I gave him another shot of cough syrup and a pat on the fanny and sent him back out onto the Play-Doh-covered field.
  • 2British vulgar slang A woman’s genitals.


late 19th century: of unknown origin.

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