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Honey vs. Hunny

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Honeynoun

(uncountable) A viscous, sweet fluid produced from plant nectar by bees. Often used to sweeten tea or to spread on baked goods.

Hunnynoun

eye dialect of honey

Honeynoun

(countable) A variety of this substance.

Honeynoun

(figuratively) Something sweet or desirable.

Honeynoun

A term of affection.

‘Honey, would you take out the trash?’; ‘Honey, I'm home.’;

Honeynoun

A woman, especially an attractive one.

‘Man, there are some fine honeys here tonight!’;

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Honeynoun

A spectrum of pale yellow to brownish-yellow colour, like that of most types of (the sweet substance) honey.

Honeyadjective

Involving or resembling honey.

Honeyadjective

Of a pale yellow to brownish-yellow colour, like most types of honey.

Honeyverb

(transitive) To sweeten; to make agreeable.

Honeyverb

(intransitive) To be gentle, agreeable, or coaxing; to talk fondly; to use endearments.

Honeyverb

(intransitive) To be or become obsequiously courteous or complimentary; to fawn.

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Honeynoun

A sweet viscid fluid, esp. that collected by bees from flowers of plants, and deposited in the cells of the honeycomb.

Honeynoun

That which is sweet or pleasant, like honey.

‘The honey of his language.’;

Honeynoun

Sweet one; - a term of endearment.

‘Honey, you shall be well desired in Cyprus.’;

Honeyverb

To be gentle, agreeable, or coaxing; to talk fondly; to use endearments; also, to be or become obsequiously courteous or complimentary; to fawn.

‘Rough to common men,But honey at the whisper of a lord.’;

Honeyverb

To make agreeable; to cover or sweeten with, or as with, honey.

‘Canst thou not honey me with fluent speech?’;

Honeynoun

a sweet yellow liquid produced by bees

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Honeynoun

a beloved person; used as terms of endearment

Honeyverb

sweeten with honey

Honeyadjective

having the color of honey

Honeynoun

a sweet, sticky yellowish-brown fluid made by bees and other insects from nectar collected from flowers.

Honeynoun

a yellowish-brown or golden colour

‘her honey skin’;

Honeynoun

any sweet substance similar to bees' honey.

Honeynoun

an excellent example of something

‘it's one honey of an adaptation’;

Honeynoun

an attractive girl

‘she's a little honey’;

Honeynoun

darling; sweetheart (usually as a form of address)

‘hi, honey!’;

Honey

Honey is a sweet, viscous food substance made by honey bees and some related insects, such as stingless bees. Bees produce honey from the sugary secretions of plants (floral nectar) or from secretions of other insects (such as honeydew), by regurgitation, enzymatic activity, and water evaporation.

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