[ sahr-nee ]
/ ˈsɑr ni /
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noun British Informal.
sandwich: Who made these delicious bacon sarnies?
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Origin of sarnie
First recorded in 1960–65; probably from sarn-, representing a northern England dialectal pronunciation of the first syllable of sandwich + -ie
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British Dictionary definitions for sarnie
/ (ˈsɑːnɪ) /
British informal a sandwich
Word Origin for sarnie
C20: probably from Northern or dialect pronunciation of first syllable of sandwich
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