(adj.) referring to a style associated with many gay men that puts strong emphasis on neat personal grooming, fashionable clothing and effervescent social interaction; sometimes generalized to refer to gay males in general.
(Coined, as far as I know, by my ex-wife, an actress, as a code of sorts shared with her circle of gay male friends and picked up by her many straight friends, as well.)
"Is that haircut shiny or what?"; "Don't go gettin' all shiny around me"; "Do you think he possibly could be, oh, I don't know....shiny?"
To be good, in a state of being good, to be having a good time.
How are you today?
Something that is great, neat, very cool, peachy keen. From the short lived Joss Whedon television series "Firefly."
"Have a shiny day."
(interjection) cool, nifty, awesome, pretty, amazing, wonderful, great, remarkable... etc.
"Hey, what do you think of my new car?"
Shiny - good in any way, shape or form.
"What is that book like?"
"How about lunch?"
This is used to describe something that's very cool
(After seeing Spiderman 2) "That movie was shiny!"
Something or someone that is good, awesome, wonderful, amazing. (See all other positive synonyms.)