Meaning of SHINER in English

SHINER

n.

Pronunciation: ' sh ī -n ə r

Function: noun

Date: 14th century

1 : one that shines

2 : a silvery fish especially : any of numerous small freshwater American cyprinid fishes (esp. genus Notropis ) ― compare GOLDEN SHINER

3 : BLACK EYE 1

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