Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.
Little Annie Fanny
Dogpatch beauty with enviable figure. [Comics: “Li’l Abner” in Horn, 450]
buxom version of Little Orphan Annie. [Comics: Playboy, Horn, 442]
epithet of Aphrodite, meaning “shapely.” [Gk. Myth.: Zimmerman, 25]
Wife of Bath
(1892–1980) voluptuous American leading lady; archetypal sex symbol. [Am. Cinema: Halliwell, 759–760]
well-endowed, lusty teller of tales. [Br. Lit.: Canterbury Tales]
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.