Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of bun.
  • n. buttocks

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n.pl. the buttocks.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Featuring Lional Lepus, one of the expert stunt buns from the forthcoming major motion picture

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  • Over these buns is a fictional hair ornament or diadem that covers them with ribbon that streams from each.

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  • The recipe for these delightful buns comes from the 1803 American edition of a book by Susannah Carter which was originally published in England around 1765.

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  • Remove the buns from the pans and place them on a cooling rack.

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  • All other meals and mug-ups were women's responsibility, as was the family's baking: the endless production of raisin buns, frozies, pies, gingerbreads, bottomers, and several batches of bread per week (indeed, some women with large families baked bread daily).

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  • Remove the buns from the oven, let stand for 2 to 3 minutes, then invert onto the cooling racks.

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  • On buns, I basically say the same has been true in the main on private label buns, you could almost buy two or one brand even though the brand might be a larger type bun, heavier weight, et cetera.

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  • The only drawback to cinnamon buns is that they take a little bit of patience and planning to make - making them a less-than-perfect breakfast option if you don’t want to spend some time baking when you first wake up!

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  • The orange sugar mixture you use to fill the buns was a little excessive as a lot of it leaked out the sides.

    Quick Orange Buns

  • (What ever you call them in your part of the world, chelsea buns are a rectangle of dough spread with nuts, raisins, cinnamon, brown sugar and melted butter, rolled, sliced and baked.)

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  • That's my problem! Thanks VO. I've been having these for lunch rather than sitting on them.

    August 5, 2008

  • See related conversation at buttocks.

    Or not. Really, it's your choice.

    August 5, 2008

  • The Curse of the WeirdNet Plural strikes again.

    August 4, 2008