American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Slang The buttocks.
- Origin unknown (Wiktionary)
- Perhaps from Fanny, a nickname for Frances. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“Stalwart individuals unshaken by the the narrow worldviews of others or the stigma surrounding the term fanny pack.”
“In her mind, the term fanny pack, "is just eww, so cheesy, so tacky, so horrible.”
“(please note that in Australia a fanny is the front one, not the back one).”
“The boy who long ago kissed their bare shoulders, or the raspy-voiced best friend, bleating out hilarious comments about her puckered fanny from the next dressing room over at Eileen Fisher?”
“What you call a fanny pack obviously the start of a new fashion trend - the male bustle.”
“Oh Christ, you can't say 'fanny' - that sounds ridiculously childish, he'll just laugh at you.”
“In Australia the fanny is different to what a fanny is in the US).”
“From the simple totes at Rochas to the decadent confections at Louis Vuitton to the obscenely-chic waist bag (it absolutely cannot be called a fanny pack) that made its subtle way down the runway at Hermes, the possibilities were enough to leave purse nuts drooling.”
“American Apparel Fanny pack by American Apparel His $325 DVF belted satchels hitting stores this month aren't actually called fanny packs, of course.”
“She is holding Harvey's hand, the old couple walking around town, Harvey's keys and wallet and cough drops and lip balm tucked sloppily away in his Buffalo pouch, which James teasingly calls a fanny pack.”
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words for buttocks and anything
to do with buttocks
Names of girls in song titles. Not in the lyrics, just in the titles.
Just the name on the list, then the full title with any identifying notes in the comments, please.
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Given names that were acceptable for play the last time I checked the OWL.
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The worst of the bunch, bring um on
Words coined or popularized during the Roaring '20s.
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"All the words and phrases included in this guide are those that have been used by patients during consultations and have been included to assi...
... whether I like it or not
Looking for tweets for fanny.