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weeny

[wee-nee] /ˈwi ni/ Informal.
noun, plural weenies.
1.
adjective, weenier, weeniest.
2.
tiny; very small:
Give me just the weeniest little piece, please.

weenie

or weeny, wienie

[wee-nee] /ˈwi ni/
noun
1.
Informal. a wiener.
2.
Slang. penis.
3.
Slang. an insignificant, disliked person.
Origin of weenie
wien(er) + -ie; (def 3) probably influenced by or continuous with weeny small child, noun use of weeny tiny (see wee, teeny-weeny)
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Examples from the Web for weeny
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  • The f'owers is weeny, weeny buds at first, and then they gets big.

    A Christmas Child Mrs. Molesworth
  • I wonder what he would do if I gave him just a teeny, weeny touch with the whip!

  • Peter had been out all night this time, but he wasn't sleepy, not the least teeny, weeny bit.

  • When she was a tiny, weeny thing she was always crying and fretful.

    Our Bessie Rosa Nouchette Carey
  • An I had a streak of luck this avenin, an I bought the weeny thing two of the purtiest apples I could find.

    In Wild Rose Time Amanda M. Douglas
  • Every teeny, weeny act, no matter what it is, affects somebody else.

    Blacky the Crow Thornton W. Burgess
  • I just peeped in and it looked so good I thought I'd take just a weeny taste.

    Anne Of Avonlea Lucy Maud Montgomery
  • She gave him a tail just like any other bird, only it was a teeny, weeny tail.

    Mother West Wind "When" Stories Thornton W. Burgess
  • Then she reached out and took hold of Mr. Hummingbird's teeny, weeny bill.

    Mother West Wind "When" Stories Thornton W. Burgess
  • And she gave him a bill, only it was a teeny, weeny bill and it was short.

    Mother West Wind "When" Stories Thornton W. Burgess
British Dictionary definitions for weeny

weeny

/ˈwiːnɪ/
adjective -nier, -niest, -sier, -siest
1.
(informal) very small; tiny
Word Origin
C18: from wee1 with the ending -ny as in tiny
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Word Origin and History for weeny

weenie

n.

"frankfurter," 1906, with slang sense of "penis" following soon after, from German wienerwurst "Vienna sausage" (see wiener). Meaning "ineffectual person" is 1963; pejorative sense via penis shape, or perhaps from weenie in the sense of "small" (see wee).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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Slang definitions & phrases for weeny

weekend warrior

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sunday soldier

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