Associations to the word «Shiny»


SHINY, adjective. Reflecting light.
SHINY, adjective. Emitting light.
SHINY, adjective. (colloquial) Excellent; remarkable.
SHINY, adjective. (obsolete) Bright; luminous; clear; unclouded.
SHINY, noun. (informal) Anything shiny; a trinket.
SHINY COWBIRD, noun. Passerine bird (Molothrus bonariensis) of the Icteridae family.
SHINY COWBIRDS, noun. Plural of shiny cowbird

Dictionary definition

SHINY, adjective. Reflecting light; "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".
SHINY, adjective. Having a shiny surface or coating; "glazed fabrics"; "glazed doughnuts".
SHINY, adjective. Made smooth and bright by or as if by rubbing; reflecting a sheen or glow; "bright silver candlesticks"; "a burnished brass knocker"; "she brushed her hair until it fell in lustrous auburn waves"; "rows of shining glasses"; "shiny black patents".

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley