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Annie

[an-ee] /ˈæn i/
noun
1.
a female given name, form of Ann, Anna, or Anne.
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Examples from the web for Annie
  • Annie had been a promiscuous girl, who changed her ways after meeting joe.
  • As for the smalltown booker family, they are curious about Annie and grace.
  • The story of the stuff we consume, from extraction to disposal, by Annie leonard.
  • Hull is one of the presidential cabinet members who are characters in the musical Annie.
Word Origin and History for Annie

diminutive of fem. proper name Ann or Anne (see Anna). Annie Oakley (1860-1926) was the famous rifle markswoman.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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Annie Oakley

n phr,n

A free ticket orpass to a game or entertainment

[fr the name of a 19th-century trick-shot artist who could riddle a playing card tossed into the air so that it looked like an often-punched ticket]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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