weensy


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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.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.weensy - (used informally) very smallweensy - (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"
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It is just a teensy weensy bit concerning that when it comes to small matters like the workings of the UK economy BoJo doesn't seem to be able to tell his imposing glutei maximi from his olecranon.
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But that was space enough to fit some teensy weensy yellow lines.
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During each visit, each child was exposed for 30 seconds to five social stimuli that I had used in a previous study (Losonczy-Marshall, 2007): a) the mother playing "peek-a-boo," b) a research assistant playing "peek-a-boo," c) the mother singing the "eensy weensy spider" song, d) a research assistant singing the "eensy weensy spider" song, and e) a puppet show.
It is a teensy, weensy time machine that returns everything to a golden age when all was well.
And she did it looking fab in this teensy weensy gold number from the king of bling Julien Macdonald.
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lotus for grief; weensy Minerva who springs full-armored, molten--I did
One group of children, with assistance from the teacher librarian, constructed dioramas, photographed them with a digital camera and produced their own version of Eency Weensy.
Some of my family members failed to do the weensy minor tasks I asked of them, but my cousins were whirling dervishes of chopping, grilling, serving, clearing, singing Birkat Hamazon.