teensy-weensy

adjective
teen·​sy-ween·​sy | \ ˌtēn(t)-sē-ˈwēn(t)-sē How to pronounce teensy-weensy (audio) \

Definition of teensy-weensy

: tiny

First Known Use of teensy-weensy

1888, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for teensy-weensy

baby-talk alteration of teeny-weeny

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The first known use of teensy-weensy was in 1888

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“Teensy-weensy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/teensy-weensy. Accessed 7 Aug. 2022.

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