follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

teensy-weensy

[teen-see-ween-see] /ˈtin siˈwin si/
adjective, Baby Talk.
1.
tiny; small.
Also, teentsy-weentsy
[teent-see-weent-see] /ˈtint siˈwint si/ (Show IPA),
teensie-weensie.
Origin
alteration of teeny-weeny; see -sy
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Slang definitions & phrases for teentsyweentsy

teed up

adjective phrase

Drunk

[1928+; probably fr 1920s black teed, ''drunk,'' probably related to marijuana or tea intoxication, and to tea, ''whiskey,'' a use attested fr the 17th century]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for teensy-weensy

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for teentsyweentsy

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for teentsyweentsy