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Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Fanny'

Fanny Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    fanny n
  1. the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on; "he deserves a good kick in the butt"; "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?" [syn: buttocks, nates, arse, butt, backside, bum, buns, can, fundament, hindquarters, hind end, keister, posterior, prat, rear, rear end, rump, stern, seat, tail, tail end, tooshie, tush, bottom, behind, derriere, ass]
  2. external female sex organs; "in England `fanny' is vulgar slang for female genitals" [syn: female genitalia, female genitals, female genital organ]

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Fanny'


  • Fanny: Fanny is a female given name , derived from Frances. It may also refer to. In entertainment and the arts : In plays, novels, and films ...
  • Fanny Mendelssohn: Fanny Cäcilie Mendelssohn (14 November 1805 – 14 May 1847), later Fanny Hensel, was a German pianist and composer , the sister of the ...
  • Fanny (musical): Fanny is a musical with a book by S. N. Behrman and Joshua Logan and music and lyrics by Harold Rome . entitled Marius, Fanny and César. ...
  • Fanny (film): Fanny is a 1961 American drama film directed by Joshua Logan . turn had been adapted from the plays Fanny, Marius, and César by Marcel Pagnol . ...
  • Fanny Cradock: Phyllis Nan Sortain Pechey (26 February 1909 27 December 1994), better known as Fanny Cradock, was an English restaurant critic , ...
  • Fanny Imlay: Frances "Fanny" Imlay (legally Frances Wollstonecraft; 14 May 1794 – 9 October 1816), also known as Fanny Godwin, was the illegitimate ...
  • Fanny (singer): Fanny Biascamano (known as Fanny, born on September 16, 1979, in Sète ) is a French singer. Biography: She became known in 1991 by ...
  • Fanny Kekelaokalani: Fanny Keku iapoiwa Kekelaokalani Young Lewis Na ea (1806–1880), was a member of the royal family of the Kingdom of Hawaii , and mother of a ...
  • Fanny Kemble: A member of the famous Kemble theatrical family , Fanny was the oldest daughter of actor Charles Kemble and a niece of noted tragedienne ...

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Meaning of the Name 'Fanny'


  • Meaning: Pet name meaning free: variant of Frances.
  • Origin: English
  • Gender: Female

'Fanny' in famous quotation sentence


* But I have always liked bird dogs better than kennel-fed dogs myself--you know, one that will get out and hunt for food rather than sit on his fanny and yell. - Charles E. Wilson


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Fanny Sample Sentences in News


  • My hero Fanny Trollope by Lucy Ellmann
    Fanny was a feminist before the word existed, voicing principles and defending the underdog – as well as producing 40 novels and travel books Forced by financial hardships to write, Fanny Trollope, who died 150 years ago tomorrow, produced 40 novels and travel books at the rate of two a year. "Let it be as bad as it will, I shall get something for it," Read more on this news related to 'Fanny'
  • Little Black Book: Fanny Moizant
    Fanny Moizant is the UK country manager and a co-founder of the luxury resale fashion site Vestiaire Collective. A Parisian now living in London, she formerly worked for Dior and Galliano in France Read more on this news related to 'Fanny'
  • Wilmington, Delaware Area Dermatologist Pleased to Offer Juvederm VOLUMA XC
    Dr. Fanny J. Berg, a dermatologist in Wilmington, Delaware, has recently added Juvederm VOLUMA XC to her practice’s collection of injectable fillers. (PRWeb April 22, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/04/prweb11755464.htm Read more on this news related to 'Fanny'

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