- very small; minute; wee.
Origin of tiny
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Historical Examples of tininess
Helpless, he reflected with satisfaction, thinking of her tininess.
She remembered how satisfactory her tininess had always been to him.
This little Claude de Bullion was a very great personage, though the tininess of his stature provoked all kinds of jeers.The Spell of the Heart of France
Its tininess and the pale yellow upper breast shading into white were noticeable field-marks.Everyday Adventures
The Elizabethan pipes were so small that now when they are dug up in Ireland the poor call them 'fairy pipes' from their tininess.
- very small; minute
Word Origin for tiny
c.1400, tyne "very small," perhaps from tine.