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Shinner

/ (ˈʃɪnə) /
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noun (in Ireland)

informal a supporter or member of Sinn Féin

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Which Word of the Day means “happening within or being the created world of a story”?
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  • Mr. Shinner stood up in his enthusiasm, and banged his left fist with his right palm.

    The Lion's Share|E. Arnold Bennett
  • “Azh I'm a shinner—as I hope to be shaved——” began Mr. Levi.

    Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
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