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shiny
American English: /ˈʃaɪni/
British English: /ˈʃʌɪni/

Translation of shiny in Spanish:

adjective -nier, -niest

  • (hair/fabric/plastic)
    a shiny new coin
    una moneda nueva y reluciente
    the seat of his trousers was shiny with wear
    los fondillos de los pantalones estaban brillantes or (Southern Cone) lustrosos de tan gastados
    Example sentences
    • As the sun came and went behind the clouds, shiny surfaces reflected it right across the showground.
    • Powered by infrared lasers, the shiny surface reflects and focuses this laser beam into a ring.
    • Continue to do this until most of the egg has set, but still retains a soft shiny surface.

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