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liney

[ lahy-nee ]
/ ˈlaɪ ni /
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adjective, lin·i·er, lin·i·est.

liny.

Nearby words

linerboard, lines, linesman, lineswoman, lineup, liney, ling, ling., lingala, lingam, lingayat

Definition for liney (2 of 2)

liny

or line·y

[ lahy-nee ]
/ ˈlaɪ ni /

adjective, lin·i·er, lin·i·est.

full of or marked with lines.
resembling lines; linelike.

Origin of liny

First recorded in 1800–10; line1 + -y1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for 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