- 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 Webster'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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.