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shiny (adj.)

1580s, from shine (n.) + -y (2). As a noun meaning "a shiny object" (also "money") from 1856. Related: Shininess.

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Definitions of shiny from WordNet

shiny (adj.)
reflecting light;
saw the moon like a shiny dime on a deep blue velvet carpet
Synonyms: glistening / glossy / lustrous / sheeny / shining
shiny (adj.)
having a shiny surface or coating;
Synonyms: glazed
shiny (adj.)
made smooth and bright by or as if by rubbing; reflecting a sheen or glow;
shiny black patents
Synonyms: bright / burnished / lustrous / shining
From wordnet.princeton.edu