adjective, shin·i·er, shin·i·est.

  1. bright or glossy in appearance.
  2. filled with light, as by sunshine.
  3. rubbed or worn to a glossy smoothness, as clothes.

adjective shinier or shiniest

  1. glossy or polished; bright
  2. (of clothes or material) worn to a smooth and glossy state, as by continual rubbing

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

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