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English definition of “shiner”

shiner

noun [C] uk   /ˈʃaɪ.nər/ us    /-nɚ/ informal
a black eye (= an eye where the skin around it has gone dark because it has been hit): I think you're going to have a real shiner there in the morning.Skin complaints and blemishes
(Definition of shiner from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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