Definition for bonnie (2 of 2)
adjective, bon·ni·er, bon·ni·est.
- (of people) healthy, sweet, and lively.
- (of places) placid; tranquil.
- pleasing; agreeable; good.
Origin of bonny
Examples from the Web for bonnie
They unleashed a hail of bullets to rival the final scene in ‘Bonnie and Clyde.’The Cleveland Cops Who Fired 137 Shots and Cried Victim|Michael Daly|December 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But this time Bonnie and I are going to get a MILLION of you to do this one with us.
“Here he had a choice, and he made the wrong choice,” New York State Supreme Court Justice Bonnie G. Wittner stated.
“The mainstream audience saw Chinese food as scary,” says Bonnie Tsui, author of American Chinatown.‘The Search for General Tso’: The Origins of America’s Favorite Chinese Dish, General Tso’s Chicken|Marlow Stern|April 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
John and Bonnie Raines were married and raising a family in the early 1970s.
"I always said he had a grand pair of hands," murmured Terry to the Bonnie Lassie.Our Square and the People in It|Samuel Hopkins Adams
Bonnie Bird had wandered down the brook for a drink and instantly returned at her master's call.The Boy Land Boomer|Ralph Bonehill
How come me to break through the fence that was built around Bonnie Bell's ma, back in Maryland, and carry her away from there?
You see, Bonnie Bell can't write to no such people, but she is sorry for killing their dogs and she wants to make good somehow.
And also, as usual, the melodies were the songs of Bonnie Scotland.Rockhaven|Charles Munn
British Dictionary definitions for bonnie (1 of 2)
adjective -nier or -niest
Word Origin for bonny
British Dictionary definitions for bonnie (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for bonnie
1540s, of unknown origin, apparently from Old French bon, bone "good" (see bon).