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adjective, lin·i·er, lin·i·est.
  1. liny.
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or line·y

adjective, lin·i·er, lin·i·est.
  1. full of or marked with lines.
  2. resembling lines; linelike.
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Origin of liny

First recorded in 1800–10; line1 + -y1
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Examples from the Web for liney

Historical Examples of liney

  • Or young Liney, the favorite daughter of a well-loved mother, whose horns cut the grass as she fled?

    The Biography of a Prairie Girl

    Eleanor Gates