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ˈnɪn inin·ny

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nincompoop, poop, ninny(noun)

    a stupid foolish person

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ninny(noun)

    a fool; a simpleton

    Etymology: [Cf. It. ninno, ninna, a baby, Sp. nio, nia, child, infant, It. ninna, ninna nanna, lullably, prob. fr. ni, na, as used in singing a child to sleep.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ninny

    nin′i, n. a simpleton.—Also Ninn′y-hamm′er. [It. ninno, child; Sp. niño, infant.]

Etymology and Origins

  1. Ninny

    Short for “Nincompoop.” In America this term is generally thought to be derived from “Pickaninny.”

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ninny in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ninny in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of ninny in a Sentence

  1. Sam Donaldson:

    I'd rather work with someone who's good at their job but doesn't like me, than someone who likes me but is a ninny.

Images & Illustrations of ninny

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