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SHEENY

 Dictionary entry overview: What does sheeny mean? 

SHEENY (noun)
  The noun SHEENY has 1 sense:

1. offensive terms for a Jew

  Familiarity information: SHEENY used as a noun is very rare.


SHEENY (adjective)
  The adjective SHEENY has 1 sense:

1. reflecting light

  Familiarity information: SHEENY used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SHEENY (noun)


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Meaning:

Offensive terms for a Jew

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

hymie; kike; sheeny; yid

Hypernyms ("sheeny" is a kind of...):

Hebrew; Israelite; Jew (a person belonging to the worldwide group claiming descent from Jacob (or converted to it) and connected by cultural or religious ties)

Domain usage:

ethnic slur (a slur on someone's race or language)


SHEENY (adjective)


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Meaning:

Reflecting light

Synonyms:

sheeny; shiny; glistening; lustrous; glossy; shining

Context examples:

glistening bodies of swimmers / the horse's glossy coat / lustrous auburn hair / saw the moon like a shiny dime on a deep blue velvet carpet / shining white enamel

Similar:

bright (emitting or reflecting light readily or in large amounts)


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