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noun

Also called sticky bun. a sweet spiral-shaped bun, usually with cinnamon, raisins, and nuts, coated with honey or butter and brown sugar.
Also hon·ey·bun .Informal. honey (def. 6, 7).

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Origin of honey bun

An Americanism dating back to 1895–1900
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