weensy
adjective see weeny

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • weensy — adjective (used informally) very small a wee tot • Syn: ↑bitty, ↑bittie, ↑teensy, ↑teentsy, ↑teeny, ↑wee, ↑weeny, ↑teensy weensy, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • weensy — adjective weeny or tiny; very small …   Wiktionary

  • weensy — ween·sy …   English syllables

  • eensy-weensy — /een see ween see/, adj. Baby Talk. tiny; small. Also, eensie weensie. [alter. of TEENSY WEENSY, with weensy taken as the basic shape and a new rhyme formed minus the initial consonant, as in ITTY BITTY] * * * …   Universalium

  • eensy-weensy — /een see ween see/, adj. Baby Talk. tiny; small. Also, eensie weensie. [alter. of TEENSY WEENSY, with weensy taken as the basic shape and a new rhyme formed minus the initial consonant, as in ITTY BITTY] …   Useful english dictionary

  • teensy-weensy — adjective (used informally) very small a wee tot • Syn: ↑bitty, ↑bittie, ↑teensy, ↑teentsy, ↑teeny, ↑wee, ↑weeny, ↑weensy, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • teensy-weensy — adjective Etymology: baby talk alteration of teeny weeny Date: circa 1906 tiny …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • teensy-weensy — /teen see ween see/, adj. Baby Talk. tiny; small. Also, teentsy weentsy /teent see weent see/, teensie weensie. [alter. of TEENY WEENY; see SY] * * * …   Universalium

  • teensy-weensy — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Informal. Extremely small: diminutive, dwarf, Lilliputian, midget, miniature, minuscule, minute2, pygmy, tiny, wee. Informal: peewee, pintsize, pintsized, teensy, teeny, teeny weeny, weeny. See BIG …   English dictionary for students

  • teensy-weensy — teen·sy ween·sy …   English syllables

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”