Definition of bunny noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈbʌni//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈbʌni//
    (pl. bunnies) (also bunny rabbit) Pets, Domesticated mammals
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  1. 1a child’s word for a rabbit See related entries: Pets, Domesticated mammals
  2. 2a person who enjoys a particular activity or who is in a particular mood gym/beach/snow bunnies an angry bunny
  3. Word Originearly 17th cent. (originally used as a term of endearment to a person, later as a pet name for a rabbit): from dialect bun ‘squirrel, rabbit’, also used as a term of endearment, of unknown origin.Idioms
    not a happy bunny (British English) (North American English not a happy camper)
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    (informal) not pleased about a situation She wasn't a happy bunny at all.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: bunny