adjective (teenier, teeniest)• informal
- Tiny: a teeny bit of criticismMore example sentences
tiny, minuscule, microscopic, very small, little, diminutive; micro, miniature, nanoscopic, baby, toy, midget, dwarf, pygmy, Lilliputian; Scottish wee• informal teeny-weeny, teensy, teensy-weensy, weeny, itsy-bitsy, itty-bitty, eensy, eensy-weensy, tiddly, pint-sized, bite-sized, knee-high to a grasshopperBritish • informal titchy, ickleNorth American • informal little-bitty
- Most of them started out as teeny tiny babies, after all.
- Somehow, his voice made her feel a very, very, very teeny tiny bit of homesickness.
- Over a low flame, add teeny tiny bits of butter one at a time, turning slowly with a fork.
early 19th century: variant of tiny.