Definitions

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  • n. Term of endearment.

Etymologies

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honey +‎ bug

Examples

  • "I reckon I done guessed, honeybug," he answered, stroking her rebellious hair.

    The Fighting Edge

  • "There, honeybug, now don't you -- don't you," Clint comforted.

    Oh, You Tex!

  • Patterns to use include Size 18 pheasant tails, Giffiths gnats, honeybug inchworms, terrestrials, craneflies and blue winged olives.

    Columnist: Keith Groller

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