Definition of teeny in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈtiːni

adjective (teenier, teeniest)

Tiny: a teeny bit of criticism
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  • 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.
micro, miniature, nanoscopic, baby, toy, midget, dwarf, pygmy, Lilliputian;
Scottish wee
British informal titchy, ickle
North American informal little-bitty


early 19th century: variant of tiny.

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