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"shiny" in British English

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shinyadjective

uk   /ˈʃaɪ.ni/  us   /ˈʃaɪ.ni/
B1 A shiny ​surface is ​bright because it ​reflectslight: beautiful shiny ​hair shiny ​blackshoes a shiny ​silverdollar

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shininess
noun [U] uk   /ˈʃaɪ.ni.nəs/  us   /ˈʃaɪ.ni.nəs/
(Definition of shiny from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"shiny" in American English

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shinyadjective

 us   /ˈʃɑɪ·ni/
bright because it ​reflectslight: Who ​owns the shiny new ​car? slang Chloë's new ​job is really shiny (= ​interesting and ​attractive).
(Definition of shiny from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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