As nouns the difference between shiny and vitrinite
is that shiny
is (informal) anything shiny; a trinket while vitrinite
is one of the primary components of coals and most sedimentary kerogens, with a shiny appearance resembling glass.
As an adjective shiny
is reflecting light.
(colloquial) Excellent; remarkable.
(obsolete) Bright; luminous; clear; unclouded.
* (rfdate) (Dryden)
- Bender: Bite my shiny metal ass!
* The Lincolnshire Poacher (traditional song)
- Like distant thunder on a shiny day.
- When I was bound apprentice in famous Lincolnshire
Full well I served my master for nigh on seven years
Till I took up to poaching as you shall quickly hear
Oh, 'tis my delight on a shiny night in the season of the year.
(informal) Anything shiny; a trinket.
One of the primary components of coals and most sedimentary kerogens, with a shiny appearance resembling glass.