Definition of tinny adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    tinny

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈtɪni//
     
    (disapproving)
     
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  1. 1having a high, thin, sound like small pieces of metal hitting each other
  2. 2 having a taste like metal The beer tasted tinny. The coffee had a tinny flavor. She complained of a permanent tinny taste in her mouth.