adjective, shinier, shiniest.
bright or glossy in appearance.
filled with light, as by sunshine.
rubbed or worn to a glossy smoothness, as clothes.

1580–90; shine1 + -y1

shinily, adverb
shininess, noun
unshiny, adjective

1, 2. brilliant, shining, glistening, gleaming. Unabridged
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shiny (ˈʃaɪnɪ)
adj , shinier, shiniest
1.  glossy or polished; bright
2.  (of clothes or material) worn to a smooth and glossy state, as by continual rubbing

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Example sentences
Look for fish with bright eyes, shiny skin, and a mild aroma.
Stem cells may be the key to a bright, shiny future of cure-all medicine.
Look for fish that have bright eyes, shiny skin, and a mildly fishy aroma.
Add the remaining tablespoon of sugar and beat until peaks are stiff and shiny.
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