Definition of Carny

1. Noun. A person who works in a carnival. ¹



2. Noun. The jargon used by carnival workers. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Carny

1. a carnival [n -NIES] - See also: carnival

Carny Pictures

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Carny

carnography
carnosaur
carnosaurs
carnose
carnosinase
carnosine
carnosine synthetase
carnosities
carnosity
carnot efficiency
carnotite
carnotites
carnous
carns
carny (current term)
carnying
carnyx
caro
caro quadrata sylvii
caroach
caroaches
carob
carob bar
carob bean
carob bean tree
carob flour
carob gum
carob powder
carob tree

Literary usage of Carny

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The New England Historical and Genealogical Register (1878)
"Nothing but wrangling and fighting with Blee, carny and Reed in the afternoon (as they are the Dublin bullies).t He boys fell on them and gave them a good ..."

2. Epitaphs & Inscriptions from Burial Grounds & Old Buildings in the North by Andrew Jervise, James Anderson, William Alexander, John Grant Michie (1875)
"carny, in memory of his father, JAMES carny, late fanner in ... —These were the parents and brother of the late Provost carny of Macduff (up 89. ..."

3. Appletons' Annual Cyclopædia and Register of Important Events of the Year (1869)
"... De Lima); from common salt and sulphate of copper, with production of chlorine also ; from common salt and pyrites, 1 y r";i-!ing (carny, ..."

4. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1807)
"It is to M. carny in particular ... u»e- ful alterations in the different operations, but to M. carny must be solely attributed the merit oí the discovery. ..."

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