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Definition of Mince
MinceMince Mince, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Minced; p. pr. & vb. n.
Minging.] [AS. minsian to grow less, dwindle, fr. min
small; akin to G. minder less, Goth. minniza less, mins less,
adv., L. minor, adj. (cf. Minor); or more likely fr. F.
mincer to mince, prob. from (assumed) LL. minutiare. ????.
1. To cut into very small pieces; to chop fine; to hash; as,
to mince meat. --Bacon.
2. To suppress or weaken the force of; to extenuate; to
palliate; to tell by degrees, instead of directly and
frankly; to clip, as words or expressions; to utter half
and keep back half of.
I know no ways to mince it in love, but directly to
say -- ``I love you.' --Shak.
Siren, now mince the sin, And mollify damnation with
a phrase. --Dryden.
If, to mince his meaning, I had either omitted some
part of what he said, or taken from the strength of
his expression, I certainly had wronged him.
3. To affect; to make a parade of. [R.] --Shak.
Mince Mince, n.
A short, precise step; an affected manner.
Meaning of Mince from wikipedia
, an early
for CP/M microcomputers Mincing
, a food preparation technique
- A mince
pie (also mincemeat
pie in New England, and fruit mince
pie in Australia
and New Zealand) is a sweet
pie of English
with a mixture...
- Athletico Mince
is a British comedy podcast hosted
by Bob Mortimer
and Andy Dawson. The series began
life as a humorous
take on the world
Is Not Complete
to run within
the 64kB memory limit
of 8-bit computers. MINCE
used a gap buffer...
is a food preparation technique
are finely divided
food is in smaller pieces
is a po****r Scottish
beef and mashed
potato. It sometimes contains other vegetables
meat, called mince
of North America
(i.e. in U.K. and Commonwealth
countries), and keema
(Hindustani: क़ीमा (Devanagari)...
beef or beef mince
is beef that has been finely chopped
with a knife
or a meat grinder
(American English) or mincing machine
- A minced
oath is a euphemistic expression formed
by misspelling, mispronouncing, or replacing
a part of a profane, blasphemous, or taboo
term to reduce...
- United Kingdom
and the United
States. In other contexts mincemeat refers
meat. English recipes
from the 15th, 16th, and 17th centuries...
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