HyperDic: tinny

English > 3 senses of the word tinny:
ADJECTIVEperttinnyof or containing tin
alltinny, bum, cheap, cheesy, chintzy, crummy, punk, sleazyof very poor quality
alltinnythin and metallic in sound
tinny > pronunciation
Soundstih'niy
Rhymesabalone ... Zuni: 221 rhymes with niy...
English > tinny: 3 senses > adjective 1, pert
MeaningOf or containing tin.
Nounstina silvery malleable metallic element that resists corrosion
English > tinny: 3 senses > adjective 2
MeaningOf very poor quality; flimsy.
Synonymsbum, cheap, cheesy, chintzy, crummy, punk, sleazy
BroaderinferiorOf low or inferior quality
Usage ofcolloquialismA colloquial expression
Spanishbarato, caseoso, chungo, malo
Catalanfotut
English > tinny: 3 senses > adjective 3
MeaningThin and metallic in sound; lacking resonance.
Example"an unpleasant tinny voice"
Broadermetallic, metalContaining or made of or resembling or characteristic of a metal
Spanishmetálico

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