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dinky

adjective uk   us   /ˈdɪŋ.ki/ informal
small: UK approving She's got dinky little (= small and charming) feet.US disapproving They live in a dinky one-room apartment.

dinky

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈdɪŋ.ki/
abbreviation for double income no kids yet: a member of a young couple in which both partners earn a lot of money and are able to spend it on themselves because they have no children: This area is too expensive for most people to live in, but it's particularly popular with dinkies.
Translations of “dinky”
in Chinese (Traditional) 小的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 小的…
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