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mim

[mim] /mɪm/
adjective, British Dialect.
1.
primly modest or demure.
Origin of mim
1670-1680
1670-80; perhaps blend of mum1 and prim1

mīm

[meem] /mim/
noun
1.
the twenty-fourth letter of the Arabic alphabet.
Origin
From Arabic
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mim

/mɪm/
adjective
1.
(dialect) prim, modest, or demure
Word Origin
C17: perhaps imitative of lip-pursing
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