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teeny

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adjective tee·ny \ˈtē-nē\

Simple Definition of teeny

  • : very small

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of teeny

teenierteeniest

  1. :  tiny

Examples of teeny in a sentence

  1. I'll just have a teeny piece of cake.

  2. I'm a teeny bit upset.



Origin of teeny

by alteration


First Known Use: 1825

Rhymes with teeny


TEENY Defined for Kids

teeny

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adjective tee·ny \ˈtē-nē\

Definition of teeny for Students

teenierteeniest

  1. :  tiny





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