weeny

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wee·ny

 (wē′nē) also ween·sy (wēn′sē)
adj. wee·ni·er, wee·ni·est also ween·si·er or ween·si·est Informal
Tiny.

[Perhaps blend of wee and tiny.]

weeny

(ˈwiːnɪ) or

weensy

adj, -nier, -niest, -sier or -siest
informal very small; tiny
[C18: from wee1 with the ending -ny as in tiny]

wee•ny

(ˈwi ni)
adj. -ni•er, -ni•est.
Informal. tiny; small.
[1780–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.weeny - (used informally) very smallweeny - (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"

weeny

adjective
Translations

weeny

[ˈwiːnɪ] ADJchiquitito, minúsculo

weeny

adj (+er) (inf)klitzeklein (inf), → winzig

weeny

weeney [ˈwiːnɪ] weensie (Am) [ˈwiːnzɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (fam) → minimo/a
a weeny bit more → ancora un pochino
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