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6.
1. A good, kind-hearted person (often a girl), or to be good and kind-hearted
2. Rather or quite
3. Normal/usual (opposite of uncanny)
4. A variant of cannae, cannee, which is a way of saying "can not" (particularly with a Scottish accent)
1. She's a canny lass
2. That's canny good
3. A hoodie and jeans are a canny combination
4. I canny do it!
by Xelacalle February 12, 2011
 
1.
North Eastern English slang for something good or nice. There is no bigger compliment than being called canny.
She's a right canny lass
by Julie May 06, 2004
 
2.
normal/ usual- opposite of uncanny
Jeans and hoodies are a canny combination.

My daily routine is a canny one.

Being emo (and depressed all the time) is not very canny.

A teenager acting like a baby is anything but canny.
by CannyVanni January 05, 2011
 
3.
Geordie slang for a really genuine and kind hearted person. Someone who is just all round nice. They always mean well.
That girl's dead canny.
by Mikay August 18, 2005
 
4.
North Eastern background. Meaning Quite, or rather.
Thats canny good.

She's canny dead.
by Lucky July 12, 2004
 
5.
Half Penis, Half Vagina
Oh you have a canny?
by Mikcap March 24, 2010
 
7.
A way of saying "can not" (Particularly Scottish).
"I canny find me brew. Did ya drink it?"
by Gonji March 09, 2008