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English definition of “dinky”

dinky

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

dinky

noun [C] uk   /ˈdɪŋ.ki/ us  
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 of London is too expensive for most people to live in, but it's particularly popular with dinkies.Class and class-consciousness in generalWealthiness and wealthyPoverty and poor
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