Examples of shiner in a Sentence
He got a shiner during a fight at school.
Recent Examples of shiner from the Web
A former shoe-shiner with a fourth-grade education, Lula was the Brazilian dream incarnate.
The next brightest shiner is Vega, showing off its brilliance in the high eastern sky.
Live bluegill, minnows, or shiners are working for quality linesides in the Mokelumne River.
Nolan’s shiner: Third baseman Nolan Arenado received a double shot of pain in the first inning.
There’s a bright shiner lighting up the heavens these warm late-spring evenings.
Quickly, but as casually as an afterthought, a young black man, also a shoe shiner, enters and tries to solicit a customer.
The eye sported a shiner, and the ear was crusted with blood.
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Definition of shiner for Students
: a small silvery American freshwater fish
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