Definitions for mincingly

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

minc•ingˈmɪn sɪŋ(adj.)

  1. affectedly dainty, or elegant:

    mincing steps.

Origin of mincing:

1520–30

minc′ing•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mincingly(adverb)

    in a mincing manner

    "she stepped mincingly over the puddles"

Wiktionary

  1. mincingly(Adverb)

    In a mincing way; affectedly, with excessive delicacy.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mincingly(adverb)

    in a mincing manner; not fully; with affected nicety


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