mīm

[meem]

noun

the twenty-fourth letter of the Arabic alphabet.

Nearby words

  1. māori warden,
  2. māoriland,
  3. māorilander,
  4. māoritanga,
  5. māra,
  6. ,
  7. n,
  8. n terminus,
  9. n'djamena,
  10. n'dour

Origin of mīm

From Arabic

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British Dictionary definitions for mīm

mim

adjective

dialect prim, modest, or demure

Word Origin for mim

C17: perhaps imitative of lip-pursing

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