briny

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adjective \ˈbrī-nē\

Definition of briny

brinier

;

briniest

  1. :  of, relating to, or resembling brine or the sea :  salty

brininess

noun

Examples of briny in a Sentence

  1. oysters with a briny flavor

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First Known Use of briny

1581



BRINY Defined for Kids

briny

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adjective \ˈbrī-nē\

Definition of briny for Students

brinier

;

briniest

  1. :  salty a briny flavor



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