And sheeny Rose was there to see that cock-eyed Grace didn't come to the wake.
And I made Thompson agree to settle your doctor's bill and expenses with that sheeny.
Of course me an' sheeny Joe knows I'm a liar, but what's a lie or two when you're helpin' out a shipmate?
If you have worked your way through the South at all, maybe you've heard of sheeny John.
Over the rosy skirts of Eos hung a full and heavy robe of swelling grey and black clouds, edged with a fringe of sheeny gold.
With that out came her hatpin, and she made a lunge at sheeny Rose.
He told how the subject of the election was introduced by "a long thin man with a sheeny nose," who had just come in.
Then the sheeny track of light in the water, dancing and rippling.
This wild shore was curtained with various kinds of lichen, a rich web, sheeny with moisture, like some gorgeous hanging of silk.
Between two smirking waxen women in sheeny drapery he saw that which brought him to a pause and set him gazing.
: one of those Sheeny employment bureaus
[1816+; origin unknown; perhaps fr non-Jewish hearing of Yiddish miesse meshina, a curse; perhaps fr Yiddish shayn or sheen, ''beautiful,'' because this is the way a merchant would praise his wares]