heinie

noun

hei·​nie ˈhī-nē How to pronounce heinie (audio)
slang

Example Sentences

Get off your heinie and do some work. a skirt so tight that her heinie was clearly outlined
Recent Examples on the Web Things that contact your heinie but not your hands, like a bus seat. Katherine J. Wu, Popular Science, 16 Mar. 2020 The Reds spent eight innings in a hitting coma, striking out 12 times and generally hitting like a bunch of heinies. Paul Daugherty, Cincinnati.com, 11 July 2018

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Word History

Etymology

alteration of hinder entry 2

First Known Use

1921, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of heinie was in 1921

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Cite this Entry

“Heinie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/heinie. Accessed 28 Jan. 2023.

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