n. or adj.
1. someone who is very ambitious
2. the perfect friend/boyfriend/husband
3. takes pride and passion whatever he sets his mind to
4. A great leader; is very influential to others
5. physically good looking and charming
6. confident but very modest; kind person
7. very intimate and sexually rough
me: How did last night go with your date with your boyfriend?
friend: He's so shaniyat! He knows how to treat a woman in bed.
friend: I could not have won this award by myself. I dedicate this to my friends and family. We did it together.
me: You are so good at what you do, but you are shaniyat about it.
me: Rodgers got hurt so many times in last night's game, but he kept coming back.
friend: He has shaniyat about football. It's what he lives for.