Antonyms for corny

hard-boiled, hardheaded, original, unadulterated, jocular, trendy, humorous, clever, hip, unvarnished, cynical, worldly-wise, facetious, cosmopolitan, worldly, witty, unsentimental, smart, with-it, sophisticated.

Quotes of corny

  1. I think older people can appreciate my music because I really show my heart when I sing, and it's not corny I think I can grow as an artist, and my fans will grow with me. – Justin Bieber
  2. It's perfectly okay if you don't understand every single one of them. For one thing, I make a lot of corny jokes, and you have to be 40 years old to get some of them. – Brian P. Cleary
  3. I don't know the vast majority of you personally, and it may sound kind of corny but I really feel as if we've become friends through the years. And you've been with me during a lot of good times and some very difficult ones. I can't tell you how grateful I am. – Katie Couric
  4. It's funny because I think it also goes very well with the show. It has this reputation as being this love city where everyone goes to get married, but when you get there, it's very corny and tacky. – Caroline Dhavernas
  5. High Noon is a pretty corny movie. – Robert Duvall
  6. I want to keep- this seems so corny I want to keep growing as an artist. – John Glover
  7. You know, it sounds corny but I believe in myself. And I work hard. – Arthur Godfrey
  8. This happens to be that the power of laughter and love would beat out the power of fear every time. You know, I hate to sound corny about it but it's true, and I think that's what this movie is about. – John Goodman
  9. This was basically the first time I got to act in action scenes, with things blowing up all around me. It sounds corny but I think every actor would like to- at least once in his or her career- play the person who saves the entire world. – Lukas Haas
  10. We all feel love, and that might sound kind of corny but I really feel that's what joins musicians together around the world. – Enrique Iglesias
  11. I had to try and find a way to express happiness without sounding corny – Daniel Johns
  12. You see, money isn't everything- I know it sounds corny but I really mean it- success means a lot more. – Glynis Johns
  13. It sounds corny but I've promised my inner child that never again will I ever abandon myself for anything or anyone else again. – Wynonna Judd
  14. We're gonna try and bring on all the different aspects of horror movie making and bring on guests and show all these old '50's B movies. Not the real corny ones, the real cool ones. – Jerry Only
  15. After Watergate, which happened when I was in college, I became increasingly inspired by journalism as a way to change the world. It sounds corny but to wake the public up, to serve a higher cause. – David Talbot

Usage examples for corny

  1. Rectus did not agree with me about Corny – A Jolly Fellowship by Frank R. Stockton
  2. " He don't look mad," said Corny – A Jolly Fellowship by Frank R. Stockton
  3. Corny is eighteen, and he has already enlisted with his mother's blessing and mine. – Taken by the Enemy by Oliver Optic
  4. She really seems to know all about it, Corny – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper
  5. " It's very odd," thought Miss Corny – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  6. Not so fast, Corny not so fast! – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper
  7. You are not as well without it, cried Miss Corny and I don't choose you should go without it. – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  8. And getting up on his weary legs, Corny shouted till he was hoarse; but echo alone answered him, and after a few efforts he gave it up, trying to accept the situation like a man. – Spinning-Wheel Stories by Louisa May Alcott
  9. Corny said he was only gone for a day. – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  10. " They were all very well when I left them," replied Corny looking on the floor, as though he was not altogether satisfied with himself. – Within The Enemy's Lines SERIES: The Blue and the Gray--Afloat by Oliver Optic
  11. Corny Kelleher fell into step at their side. – Ulysses by James Joyce
  12. " Answer him, Corny said Captain Carboneer, in a low voice. – Within The Enemy's Lines SERIES: The Blue and the Gray--Afloat by Oliver Optic
  13. Hurry in now, Corny – John Bull's Other Island by George Bernard Shaw
  14. Nelsen figured that an old, corny pattern stuck out all over Rodan. – The Planet Strappers by Raymond Zinke Gallun
  15. " First rate; she is as jolly as though no one ever heard of such a thing as war," replied Corny with enthusiasm. – Within The Enemy's Lines SERIES: The Blue and the Gray--Afloat by Oliver Optic
  16. " No, sir; I brought no letters," replied Corny and, more than before, he looked as though he was not enjoying his present visit. – Within The Enemy's Lines SERIES: The Blue and the Gray--Afloat by Oliver Optic
  17. You believe all the wizzard told you, Corny – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper
  18. Corny Bill His old clay pipe stuck in his mouth, His hat pushed from his brow, His dress best fitted for the South - I think I see him now; And when the city streets are still, And sleep upon me comes, I often dream that me an' Bill Are humpin' of our drums. – In the Days When the World Was Wide and Other Verses by Henry Lawson
  19. What about Corny sir? – Within The Enemy's Lines SERIES: The Blue and the Gray--Afloat by Oliver Optic
  20. King Corny is a most genuine character; there is no nonsense, no false reticence about him; he is hasty and violent at times, but he is not ashamed to show it, neither does he hide his warm, kind heart. – Maria Edgeworth by Helen Zimmern

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