noun, plural spin·neys. British.
Examples from the Web for spinney
I made this discovery in a spinney, or copse, near a small tarn some half mile to the eastward of Fernbridge's precincts.Fibble, D. D.|Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb
Skirting the spinney, we followed the brook course, and came at last to the quarry fence.The White Peacock|D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
“Forward,” shouted my uncle, and crossing a small open field, we entered the Spinney.Christmas Penny Readings|George Manville Fenn
By Jove, you did hop into that roofless house and scamper out of that spinney!The Red Horizon|Patrick MacGill
You will just go round by that spinney to see if the earth you gave orders to be stopped up is properly closed.A Cotswold Village|J. Arthur Gibbs