Definition of teensy in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈtiːnzi
, -si/

adjective (teensier, teensiest)

  • Tiny: a teensy bit of custard powder
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    • Paige groaned, looking at her stomach critically, which had expanded a tiny, teensy bit; not bad at all, but she was ashamed of her unfit body.
    • It probably comes down to a single line of code somewhere with a teensy tiny almost insignificant bug in it.
    • They're like a teensy tiny version of a normal cigarette lighter.


late 19th century (originally US dialect): probably an extension of teeny.

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