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Meaning of SHINY

Pronunciation:  'shInee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  reflecting light; "glistening bodies of swimmers"; "the horse's glossy coat"; "lustrous auburn hair"; "saw the moon like a shiny dime on a deep blue velvet carpet"; "shining white enamel"
  2. [adj]  abounding with sunlight; "a bright sunny day"; "one shining norming"- John Muir; "when it is warm and shiny"
  3. [adj]  having a shiny surface or coating; "glazed fabrics"; "glazed doughnuts"
  4. [adj]  made smooth and bright by or as if by rubbing; reflecting a sheen or glow; "bright silver candlesticks"; "a burnished brass knocker"; "she brushed her hair until it fell in lustrous auburn waves"; "rows of shining glasses"; "shiny black patents"
 

SHINY is a 5 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: bright, burnished, calendered, clear, glassy, glazed, glistening, glossy, icy, lustrous, polished, sheeny, shining, sunny, sunshiny, vitreous, vitrified
 
 Antonyms: unglazed
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Shin"y\, a. [Compar. {Shinier}; superl. {Shiniest}.]
Bright; luminous; clear; unclouded.

      Like distant thunder on a shiny day.     --Dryden.

 

 

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