ninny

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noun nin·ny \ ˈni-nē \

Definition of ninny

plural ninnies

Examples of ninny in a Sentence

  1. only a ninny would try to cross a swollen, raging river

  2. was such a ninny that he kept forgetting my name, even though I was wearing a name tag

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Origin and Etymology of ninny

perhaps by shortening & alteration from an innocent


NINNY Defined for English Language Learners

ninny

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Definition of ninny for English Language Learners

  • : a foolish or stupid person



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