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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


  • 'Finding Fanny' premiere to be held 17 days before its release
    Mumbai: Homi Adajania's film ‘Finding Fanny’ has been in the news for all the right reasons. The stellar star cast of the movie starring Arjun Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, Naseeruddin Shah, Pankaj Kapoor and Dimple Kapadia have been an instant hit among audiences as the trailer of the quirky comedy Read more on this news related to 'Fanny'
  • In Defense Of Fanny Packs
    Earlier this year I purchased my first adult fanny pack—the Yens® Fantasybag 3-Zipper Fanny Pack in teal. The purchase was specifically for the Color Run , but for just $8.55 I received more than a convenient way to carry my stuff during a 5K, I got an Open Mind. As you can see, this is no fashion fanny pack, it is strictly functional, and exactly the kind of f Read more on this news related to 'Fanny'
  • Finding Fanny to premiere 17 days before the release
    Homi Adajania's film Finding Fanny has been in the news for all the right reasons. Read more on this news related to 'Fanny'

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