Examples of teeny in a Sentence
I'll just have a teeny piece of cake.
I'm a teeny bit upset.
Recent Examples of teeny from the Web
The social media star posted posted a full-bod selfie snapped in her hotel bathroom, looking beach-ready in a very teeny red string swim suit by Chanel.
Rich imperial stouts sooth away those final snow storms, and Guinness practically runs in the streets of any town feeling the teeniest bit Irish.
Look at those teeny tiny fingers wrapped around her mom's perfect nails!
An upside-down metal V with two teeny wheels, the Urb-E is foldable and light enough to carry.
Happy birthday to my not so baby sister but always the teeniest to tiniest to me, @noahcyrus !
There’s another poodle, too – a teeny imaginary pooch played by a spritely Gracie Paff, who accompanies an ever-so-elegant Clara (Salome Isabel Tregre) though her adventure.
ColourPop has developed the kind of cult following such that when even the teeniest new product launches, the masses listen.
Although teeny amounts of bee venom can be used as immunotherapy to help treat bee allergies, a meta-analysis published in PLOS One in 2015 points out that the practice is just really risky as a whole.
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Origin and Etymology of teeny
First Known Use: 1825See Words from the same year
astronomical (also astronomic), colossal, cosmic, elephantine, enormous, giant, gigantic, herculean, heroic, huge, immense, mammoth, massive, monster, monstrous, monumental, mountainous, prodigious, titanic, tremendous;
big, bulky, bumper, considerable, extensive, good, goodly, grand, great, gross, handsome, hefty, hulking, jumbo, king-size (or king-sized), large, largish, major, outsize (also outsized), overgrown, overscale (or overscaled), oversize (or oversized), sizable (or sizeable), substantial, super, whacking, whopping;
TEENY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of teeny for English Language Learners
: very small
TEENY Defined for Kids
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