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tee·ny

 (tē′nē) also teen·sy (tēn′sē)
adj. tee·ni·er, tee·ni·est also teen·si·er or teen·si·est Informal
Tiny.

[Alteration of tiny.]

teeny

(ˈtiːnɪ)
adj, -nier or -niest
informal extremely small; tiny. Also: teeny-weeny, teensy-weensy or teensy
[C19: variant of tiny]

ti•ny

(ˈtaɪ ni)

adj. -ni•er, -ni•est.
very small; minute.
[1590–1600; late Middle English tine (of obscure orig.) + -y1]
ti′ni•ly, adv.
ti′ni•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.teeny - (used informally) very smallteeny - (used informally) very small; "a wee tot"
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
little, small - limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent; "a little dining room"; "a little house"; "a small car"; "a little (or small) group"

teeny

adjective (Informal) tiny, minute, wee, miniature, microscopic, diminutive, minuscule, teeny-weeny, teensy-weensy The people on the ground looked like little, teeny bugs.

teeny

adjective
Translations
صَغير: كَلِمَه يَسْتَعْمِلُها الأولاد
malinkatý
lillebitte
icipici
pínulítill
mažutėlis
mazītiņšsīciņš
malinký

teeny

[ˈtiːnɪ] teeny-weeny [ˈtiːnɪˈwiːnɪ] ADJchiquito, chiquitín

teeny

[ˈtiːni] adj (= tiny) → minuscule

teeny(weeny)

adj (inf)winzig (klein), klitzeklein (inf); just a teeny dropnur ein ganz klein wenig

teeny

[ˈtiːnɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (fam) → piccolino/a, piccino/a

teeny

(ˈtiːni) adjective
(also teeny-weeny (tiːniˈwiːni) ) an informal or child's word for tiny. There's a teeny little insect crawling up your neck.
References in classic literature ?
At last, and at last, a teeny, tiny mouse poked its little head and bristles out of the gap and came running down towards them, and ever after they used to say:
But for the Scottish event the 23-year-old looked demure and delicate in a Dior pencil dress featuring a high waisted white pencil skirt and pale blue knotted silk top which showcased a teeny hint of toned tum.
We asked two confirmed teeny bikini fans to try out the retro style swimsuits and give their verdict.
She welcomes surfers of all skill levels - pro, amateur and novice - in all age groups - teeny wahines, guppies, juniors, ladies and legends - during the Wahine Classic in Wrightsville Beach, one of only three all-female contests on the East Coast.
The mum-of-one, who can be seen The mum-of-one, who can be seen alongside Cara in the latest Yves Saint Laurent beauty campaign, teamed the teeny tiny frock with Tom Ford lace up booties for a straight-offthe-runway look.
PARTY ANIMAL HAS EXPANDED ITS TEENYMATES OFFERINGS with a second series of NFL Teeny Mates, an NHL Series and an NBA Series.
And that's because no-one actually needs or wants another teeny set of screwdrivers, teeny manicure kit, teeny silver-effect photo-frame or pack of teeny playing cards.
The Tale of the Teeny, Tiny Black Ant: Helping Children Learn Persistence" is an illustrated fable about persistence for children age 4-7.
Teeny Toast 1 small par baked baguette Olive oil Powered mustard Rock salt Method With a sharp knife cut the baguette into thin round slices In a bowl mix together the olive oil, mustard powder and rock salt Brush the baguette rings in the mixture on both sides and bake for 10 minutes at 160C or until golden brown - these are now crostini and a very useful base for many canape toppings Royal Guards Welsh Rarebit 150ml bottle of quality Welsh ale Splash of cream to help it bind Worcestershire sauce 1 tbsp wholegrain mustard 200g cheese Method In a pan reduce the ale by half and add a splash of cream, a dash of Worcestershire sauce, the mustard and grated cheese.
Teeny Tiny Tears is the introductory doll, perfect for very young tots.
GERI HALLIWELL looked teeny teeny at the Brits but it doesn't seem like she's trying to stay thin.
And to think Rich Teeny almost didn't even go fishing.