from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The quality of being bonny; beauty.
- noun Gaiety; blitheness.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun rare The quality of being bonny; gayety; handsomeness.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun The state or quality of being
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Her general effect was of a plump bonniness that might yield agreeably to an audacious arm.
The Collectors Frank Jewett Mather
One evening Ian outdid himself in bonniness and golden talk.
Foes Mary Johnston 1903
The face was less stern than she remembered it; it had yet some of the bloom and bonniness of his boyhood; renunciation had not written its deeper meaning in lines about the lips and eyes.
Mary Gray Katharine Tynan 1896