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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A simple version of hockey played by children on the streets (or on ice or on a field) using a ball or can as the puck v. - Climb awkwardly, as if by scrambling.

Usage examples (32)
  • I suppose what I call "shinny" was really La Crosse.
  • He'll let you play 'shinny' in the halls if you want to.
  • Libby Anne, limping painfully, put her "shinny" stick into Bud's hand.
  • The play will be four on four with no goalie and a 1'X6 'net, in the tradition of "shinny" pond hockey. for more
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