noun, plural hin·nies.
Origin of hinny
Examples from the Web for hinny
The body and barrel, however, of the hinny are flat and narrow, in which it differs from the horse and resembles the she ass.
The mule is the progeny of the male ass and the mare; the hinny that of the horse and the she ass.
But ye're just like a' the women, hinny—their outcry is aye about expense and danger.
The hinny of Jeanette echoed wildly from the cliffs, and was answered by the bark and howl of the prairie-wolf.The Boy Hunters|Captain Mayne Reid
But cross ambition with contentment and you get the hinny of indifference or the monster of fatalism.The Book of Khalid|Ameen Rihani