sarnie

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Etymology[edit]

Probably from a dialectal pronunciation of the first syllable of sandwich

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈsɑːni/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑː(ɹ)ni

Noun[edit]

sarnie (plural sarnies)

  1. (Britain, informal) A sandwich.
    Hello my flower, shall I fix up a cheese sarnie for you?
    • 2021 September 22, Stephen Roberts, “The writings on the wall...”, in RAIL, number 940, page 74:
      Just like Marple, there's a plaque at the London terminus [Paddington] commemorating a fictional character - a polite, friendly little bear from darkest Peru who has a penchant for marmalade sarnies.
  2. (UK, birdwatching) The Sandwich tern.

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Noun[edit]

sarnie f

  1. dative/locative singular of sarna

Adjective[edit]

sarnie

  1. inflection of sarni:
    1. neuter nominative/accusative/vocative singular
    2. nonvirile nominative/accusative/vocative plural