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synonyms for sonsie

  • bosomy
  • buxom
  • curvaceous
  • sonsy
  • voluptuous
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How to use sonsie in a sentence

Syne she saw the sonsie puppy loupin' at Auld Jock's heels, bonny as a poodle, but mair knowin'.
GREYFRIARS BOBBYELEANOR ATKINSON
Sandy remarked, "Ye wadna think, noo, sic a sonsie doggie wad be leevin' i' the murky auld kirkyaird."
GREYFRIARS BOBBYELEANOR ATKINSON
But Tammy's hauded 'im for Maister Brown, an' he says it's sonsie to gie the bonny wee a washin'.
GREYFRIARS BOBBYELEANOR ATKINSON
I've been deaved aboot 'im a' the day, but I haena seen the sonsie rascal nor the braw collar the Laird Provost gied 'im.
GREYFRIARS BOBBYELEANOR ATKINSON
Tis hame, and it's hame to see sic a sonsie Scots face—and it minds me of my blessed father.'
TWO PENNILESS PRINCESSESCHARLOTTE M. YONGE
The thoughts in the fifth stanza come finely up to my favourite idea—a sweet sonsie lass: the last line, however, halts a little.
THE COMPLETE WORKS OF ROBERT BURNS: CONTAINING HIS POEMS, SONGS, AND CORRESPONDENCE.ROBERT BURNS AND ALLAN CUNNINGHAM
Fair fa' your honest, sonsie face, / Great chieftain o' the puddin' race!
DICTIONARY OF QUOTATIONS FROM ANCIENT AND MODERN, ENGLISH AND FOREIGN SOURCESJAMES WOOD
There was no counter or bar, and the liquor was brought "ben" by Oliver or his sonsie wife.
THE PILOTS OF POMONAROBERT LEIGHTON
With her—his "sonsie lassie," so he termed her—he flirted in the broadest, if not purest, Scotch.
PAUL KELVERJEROME KLAPKA, AKA JEROME K. JEROME
When I heard him safely round the 'sherp' turn on the staircase I looked at the sonsie, kindly face of my old nurse.
BETTY GRIERJOSEPH WAUGH
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SONSIE

  • bosomy
  • buxom
  • curvaceous
  • sonsie
  • sonsy
  • voluptuous
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