Definition of shingly in English:

shingly

adjective

  • See shingle

    • ‘The coast line made a hairpin turn, and a jutting promontory of granite caught a small shingly beach against it.’
    • ‘Without Limmer, there would be no Gimblett Gravels, that shingly region of Hawke's Bay that has assumed legendary winegrowing properties.’
    • ‘Canvas shoes are necessary as the shore is shingly.’
    • ‘They will spend two weeks at a well-recommended three-star hotel in a quiet area of the old town, a short walk from a shingly beach that shelves gently towards the sea.’

Pronunciation

shingly

/ˈʃɪŋɡ(ə)li/