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piney

[pahy-nee] /ˈpaɪ ni/
adjective, pinier, piniest.
1.
piny.

piny

or piney

[pahy-nee] /ˈpaɪ ni/
adjective, pinier, piniest.
1.
abounding in or covered with pine trees:
piny hillsides.
2.
pertaining to or suggestive of pine trees:
a piny fragrance.
Origin of piny
1620-1630
1620-30; pine1 + -y1
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  • Neither spoke, but piney, accepting the position of the stronger, drew near and placed her arm around the Duchess's waist.

    The Short-story William Patterson Atkinson
  • This was across the gravelly ford of the Graybull, near the mouth of the piney.

    The Biography of a Grizzly Ernest Seton-Thompson
  • "Y'see, she knows abaout the Tigmores naow," went on piney steadily.

    Sally of Missouri R. E. Young
  • After they had sneaked off Wahb came down and returned to the piney.

    The Biography of a Grizzly Ernest Seton-Thompson
  • piney'll be home for vacation and Elvy and Sylvy can help you.

    Kit of Greenacre Farm Izola Forrester
  • "See you again some day, then," piney promised in final farewell.

    Sally of Missouri R. E. Young
  • "You've had a good deal to stan' in more ways than one to-day," replied piney.

    Sally of Missouri R. E. Young
  • piney took the path that led up to the bluff behind Madeira Place.

    Sally of Missouri R. E. Young
British Dictionary definitions for piney

piny

/ˈpaɪnɪ/
adjective pinier, piniest
1.
of, resembling, or covered with pine trees
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