or wee·ny, wie·nie
- Informal. a wiener.
- Slang. penis.
- Slang. an insignificant, disliked person.
Origin of weenie
- tiny; very small: Give me just the weeniest little piece, please.
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Examples from the Web for weenies
The most flamboyant of America's weenies, the Sonoran hot dog, has a murky genealogy.El Guero Canelo Serves Tucson’s Most Mexcellent Hot Dog
Jane & Michael Stern
March 30, 2014
The motto of this column is that the backlist is for weenies.Do I Have to Read Committed?
January 30, 2010
Weenies also tend to be figures who have a heel on their neck.
Weenies become true characters only in retreat and disgrace, which makes them very small figures indeed.
Weenies, on the other hand, seem repeatedly to fall to scandal.
- informal very small; tiny
C18: from wee 1 with the ending -ny as in tiny
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Word Origin and History for weenies
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