Simple Definition of dinky
: very small and not appealing
: small and appealing
Full Definition of dinky
: overly or unattractively small <drives a dinky little car>; also British : attractively small : cute
Examples of dinky in a sentence
I used to drive a dinky little car.
<recent college graduates crowding into a dinky New York City apartment>
Origin of dinky
Scots dink neat
First Known Use: 1880
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Definition of dinky for Students
: very small and not impressive <a dinky car>
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