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shiner

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noun shin·er \ˈshī-nər\

Definition of shiner

  1. 1 :  one that shines

  2. 2 :  a silvery fish; especially :  any of numerous small freshwater American cyprinid fishes (especially genus Notropis) — compare golden shiner

  3. 3 :  black eye 1



Examples of shiner in a sentence

  1. He got a shiner during a fight at school.



14th Century

First Known Use of shiner

14th century

Rhymes with shiner


SHINER Defined for Kids

shiner

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noun shin·er \ˈshī-nər\

Definition of shiner for Students

  1. :  a small silvery American freshwater fish




Medical Dictionary

shiner

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noun shin·er \ˈshī-nər\

Medical Definition of shiner




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