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1A rabbit, especially a young one.
- ‘I'll be putting pictures of bunny rabbits on this blog next.’
- ‘Unlikely as it is, wouldn't it be cute if the design had bunny rabbits in it?’
- ‘I can't remember exactly how this ends, but she does go mad and start killing innocent bunny rabbits.’
- ‘Doesn't anyone ever send out links to furry bunny rabbits and rainbows and frolicking children?’
- ‘Sure, it was sad to eat little bunny rabbits but we were hungry.’
- ‘What do you think I am, some sort of cuddly bunny?’
- ‘When I scanned through the room, there was a shelf, there were rabbits, bunnies, and hamsters on it.’
- ‘So, did he kill Don's granddaughter's pet bunny or something?’
- ‘Raw meat, cooked meat, meat shaped like bunny rabbits and meat molded into a statue that had hot dogs for ears.’
- ‘The cool-headed teenager made sure two friends got out of the house and called firefighters but headed back for her budgie, Twix, and one-year-old bunny, Pippa.’
- ‘You may see anything from bunny rabbits to moose standing in the road.’
- ‘Once upon a time, in a park not very far from your house, there was a little brown bunny with a fluffy white tail.’
- ‘They give all their love to just one little Dutch cartoon bunny and that's Miffy.’
- ‘He draws his Wayfarers as bunny rabbits, like characters from some half-remembered children's book.’
- ‘He is told this by Frank, the 6 foot tall evil bunny rabbit.’
- ‘Don't recall Jack Webb threatening a hutch of bunny rabbits, though I bet he could have…’
- ‘I thought about changing her mind but then that would have been just plain lame, this story isn't all vanilla ice and pink bunny rabbits.’
- ‘Would it help if I posted some pictures of cute bunny rabbits or my smiling children?’
- ‘Most new bands who produce a critically-acclaimed first album freeze like frightened bunny rabbits when asked to produce a similarly excellent follow-up.’
- ‘Julie, I think you should make rabbit pie from this bunny before it maims one of your children…’
- 1.1[with adjective] A person of a specified type or in a specified mood.‘ski slopes crawling with snow bunnies’‘that dumb bunny actually thought I was a famous writer’
- ‘Except I think it's wrong… if I didn't think that I'd probably be a very upset little bunny.’
- ‘It will all become clear, a PR bunny informed us.’
- ‘I must just be an odd bunny, it appears that i alone in the world am happy talking to people regardless of looks, age, sex or race.’
- ‘If I've got 20-30 pages open, which is by no means unusual, then I'm going to be a deeply sad bunny if they all just vanish with a thud.’
- ‘But being the optimistic little bunny I am, I didn't let it get me down.’
- ‘It was a Sunday afternoon, and Canadian beach bunnies had set up towels and umbrellas only inches apart, all along the strand.’
- ‘I needed about 10 more lessons to keep up with the snow bunnies,.’
- ‘Once stereotyped as a haven for twenty-something gym bunnies and bodybuilders, health clubs are now attracting a wider demographic spectrum.’
- ‘So, like the brave little bunny I am, I took the day off and have mainly spent it vegetating and feeling sick.’
- ‘Here, four cool retreats where you can explore the season's best activities and get a little R & R, whether you're a snow bunny, a spa bunny - or both!’
- ‘It's a commonplace that actors are dumb bunnies when they start talking about politics.’
- ‘The friends joked about how jaded they had become regarding the dating scene in West Hollywood, which they found to be filled with "celebrity wannabes" and "shallow gym bunnies."’
- ‘She looks like a Los Angeles beach bunny (regulation blond hair, blue eyes, big smile).’
- ‘You poor bunny-how's the conference going?’
- ‘A few weeks away, and it's obvious why I've been such an unhappy bunny.’
- ‘Skiers and snowboarders at all levels can revel in snow and apres-ski fun; kids can have a go in ski school or try snow tubing; and the Snowies has always been a mecca for snow bunnies!’
- ‘Being an optimistic bunny, I really hope that the mayor will come forward with a transport strategy that does not prioritise car drivers at the expense of everyone else.’
- ‘Barclays' PR bunnies also told us that they were unwaware of any problems.’
- ‘To punctuate this I was having to dash for the loos every 5 minutes - I was REALLY not a well bunny.’
- ‘In the UK, 89 per cent of gym bunnies give their quadriceps a rest by driving to the gym, contributing to climate changing emissions.’
Early 17th century (originally used as a term of endearment to a person, later as a pet name for a rabbit): from dialect bun squirrel, rabbit also used as a term of endearment, of unknown origin.
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