twiny

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

twine +‎ -y

Adjective[edit]

twiny (comparative more twiny, superlative most twiny)

  1. Tending to twine; twisting around.
    a plant with a twiny stem
  2. (Britain, North Country, dialectal, archaic) fretful; uneasy

References[edit]

  • 1825, John Trotter Brockett, A glossary of North country words, in use (page 223)