Definition of eensy in English:


(also eensy-weensy)


  • Extremely small; tiny.

    • ‘Thus, what this publication brought its readers was not the nominees, but an eensy-weensy, teeny-tiny fraction of the nominees, and an inconsistently chosen, eensy-weensy, teeny-tiny fraction, at that.’
    • ‘The other splendid thing about these miniature so-called-airplanes is that the seats are eensy.’
    • ‘But, it seems, there is one eensy-weensy problem.’
    • ‘I just want to clear up one eensy teensy tiny minor matter here.’
    • ‘The grooves collect and concentrate faint sounds - the pitter-patter of eensy mouse feet, for instance.’
    • ‘There's just one eensy weensy problem with this: it's totally wrong.’
    • ‘And so you have an eensy, eensy bit that's going to be decided by the campaign, and some portion of that eensy bit will be decided by political advertising.’
    minute, small-scale, scaled-down, mini, baby, toy, pocket, fun-size, petite, dwarfish, knee-high, miniature, minuscule, microscopic, nanoscopic, infinitesimal, micro, diminutive, pocket-sized, reduced, lilliputian
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