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teeny

[tee-nee] /ˈti ni/
adjective, teenier, teeniest.
1.
tiny.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; blend of tiny and wee
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British Dictionary definitions for teeny

teeny

/ˈtiːnɪ/
adjective -nier, -niest
1.
(informal) extremely small; tiny Also teeny-weeny (ˈtiːnɪˈwiːnɪ), teensy-weensy (ˈtiːnzɪˈwiːnzɪ)
Word Origin
C19: variant of tiny
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Word Origin and History for teeny
adj.

1825, alteration of tiny. Alternative form teensy is attested from 1899.

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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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