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Sheen vs. Shin

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Sheenadjective

Beautiful, good-looking, attractive; radiant; shiny.

Shinnoun

The front part of the leg below the knee; the front edge of the shin bone.

Sheennoun

Splendor; radiance; shininess.

Shinnoun

A fishplate for a railway.

Sheennoun

A thin layer of a substance (such as oil) spread on a solid or liquid surface.

‘oil sheen’;

Shinnoun

The twenty-first letter of many Semitic alphabets/abjads (Phoenician, Aramaic, Hebrew, Syriac, Arabic and others).

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Sheenverb

To shine; to glisten.

Shinverb

To climb a mast, tree, rope, or the like, by embracing it alternately with the arms and legs, without help of steps, spurs, or the like.

‘to shin up a mast’;

Sheenadjective

Bright; glittering; radiant; fair; showy; sheeny.

‘This holy maiden, that is so bright and sheen.’; ‘Up rose each warrier bold and brave,Glistening in filed steel and armor sheen.’;

Shinverb

To strike with the shin.

Sheenverb

To shine; to glisten.

‘This town,That, sheening far, celestial seems to be.’;

Shinverb

To run about borrowing money hastily and temporarily, as when trying to make a payment.

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Sheennoun

Brightness; splendor; glitter.

Shinnoun

The front part of the leg below the knee; the front edge of the shin bone; the lower part of the leg; the shank.

Sheennoun

the visual property of something that shines with reflected light

Shinnoun

A fish plate for rails.

Shinverb

To climb a mast, tree, rope, or the like, by embracing it alternately with the arms and legs, without help of steps, spurs, or the like; - used with up; as, to shin up a mast.

Shinverb

To run about borrowing money hastily and temporarily, as for the payment of one's notes at the bank.

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Shinverb

To climb (a pole, etc.) by shinning up.

Shinnoun

the front part of the human leg between the knee and the ankle

Shinnoun

a cut of meat from the lower part of the leg

Shinnoun

the 22nd letter of the Hebrew alphabet

Shinnoun

the inner and thicker of the two bones of the human leg between the knee and ankle

Shinverb

climb awkwardly, as if by scrambling

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