- buxom or plump
Origin of sonsy; from dialect, dialectal sonse, prosperity, plenty ; from Gaelic sonas, good fortune + -y
(comparative more sonsy, superlative most sonsy)
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Websterâ€™s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.