wie·​nie ˈwē-nē How to pronounce wienie (audio)
ˈwi-nē How to pronounce wienie (audio)

Examples of wienie in a Sentence

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Word History


by shortening & alteration from wienerwurst

First Known Use

1867, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of wienie was in 1867

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“Wienie.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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