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shiner

slang A bruise right around one's eye, especially as the result of a blow or impact; a black eye. The player got quite a shiner after running face-first into that goal post. A: "Wow, where'd you get that shiner?" B: "Tom punched me in the face for insulting his girlfriend."

shiner

n. a black eye. Wow, look at Marty’s shiner!
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Historically, Topeka shiners occupied areas in six states (Lee et al., 1980; U.S.
Mr Shiner petitioned for his own bankruptcy in March 2017 declaring that he had no money to pay his creditors following the closure of his law practice, Public Interest Lawyers Limited.
Age groups of individual Spottail Shiner were determined using length frequency distribution analysis (Nielson and Johnson 1983).
What many of us know as a black eye is also, as many of us know, a shiner. How a black eye is obtained of course is simple ...
The Channel Shiner is a small-bodied minnow with large eyes, a broad, rounded snout, and a small oblique mouth lacking barbels.
Barry regrets that as of January 1, shops can't catch and sell big shiners and fallfish to sell.
Because little was known about the Topeka shiner's life history and habitat use at the time of listing, initial recovery actions focused on research.
The crews are putting in extra time targeting the northwest corner of the lake, where most of the shiners have been found.
The most common species sampled were sand shiner, Notropis ludibundus (38.6%); red shiner, Notropis lutrensis (34.0%); flathead chub, Hybopsis gracilis (12.2%); carpsuckers, Carpiodes spp.
Ghost shiners were collected using a 4.7-in bag seine (Jude and DeBoe 1996) as part of a study of the penetration of the non-indigenous tubenose Proterorhinus marmoratus and round Neogobius melanostomus gobies into tributary streams of the Lake Huron to Lake Erie corridor (Jude 2001).
The Pecos River itself is a reservoir--a reservoir of Arkansas River shiners. I've made the trip with other biologists from the U.S.
Yedwab also happens to be the past master of the Masons in New York State and is currently an executive in the New York Shiners.
The purpose of this note is to report the occurrence of a spawning group of saffron shiners over the nest of a creek chub (Semotilus atromaculatus).
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I grew up with lots of Shiners. He's based on a gangster I knew."