What does tinny mean?

Definitions for tinny
ˈtɪn itin·ny

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tinnyadjective

    of or containing tin

  2. bum, cheap, cheesy, chintzy, crummy, punk, sleazy, tinnyadjective

    of very poor quality; flimsy

  3. tinnyadjective

    thin and metallic in sound; lacking resonance

    "an unpleasant tinny voice"


  1. tinnyadjective

    Of or pertaining to or resembling tin.

  2. tinnyadjective

    Pertaining to the thinness and cheapness of tin or similar-looking metals, in contrast to a heavier, more valuable metal.

  3. tinnyadjective

    Pertaining to a thin, unpleasant sound recalling that of tin being rapped.


  1. tinny

    Tinny is an adjective that is often used to describe a sound that is weak, thin or lacking in depth, and has a metallic character, similar to the sound produced when striking a tin object. It is generally associated with low quality or cheap sound systems. It can also refer to anything made of or resembling tin.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tinnyadjective

    pertaining to, abounding with, or resembling, tin

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tinny in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tinny in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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