honey

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈhʌni/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈhʌni/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(hunē)


Inflections of 'honey' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": honeys
Inflections of 'honey' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
honeys
v 3rd person singular
honeying
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
honeyed
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
honied
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
honeyed
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
honied
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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honey

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [sweet, raw, processed, acacia, runny, set] honey
  2. put honey in your tea
  3. put honey on your toast
  4. honey for your [tea, toast]
  5. honey for your [throat, cough, voice]
  6. add honey to [taste, sweeten]
  7. [tea] with honey (and lemon)
  8. sticky with honey
  9. sweetened with honey
  10. is the color of honey
  11. the taste of honey
  12. [chicken, ham, cooked] with honey and mustard
  13. honey, I'm home!
  14. honey, can you [bring, give] me …?
  15. [goodnight, hi, hey], honey!
  16. she's a real honey!
n as adj
  1. stung by a honey bee
  2. is honey colored
  3. with honey-mustard [dressing, sauce]
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