sticky-bun

sticky bun

noun Chiefly Northern and Western U.S.
honey bun ( def 1 ).
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honey bun

noun
1.
Also called sticky bun. a sweet spiral-shaped bun, usually with cinnamon, raisins, and nuts, coated with honey or butter and brown sugar.
2.
Also, honeybun. Informal. honey ( def 6, 7 ).

Origin:
1895–1900, Americanism

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