Related formsminc·ing·ly, adverbun·minc·ing, adjective
Definition for mincing (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), minced, minc·ing.
verb (used without object), minced, minc·ing.
Origin of mince
Related formsminc·er, nounun·minced, adjective
Examples from the Web for mincing
“James Woods has a reputation in the business of not mincing words,” Breitbart posted in September 2013.How James Woods Became Obama’s Biggest Twitter Troll|Asawin Suebsaeng|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He also has a best supporting actor nomination for his mincing, lovestruck Olivia in Twelfth Night.
He went shrimping off the end of the pier for the delectation of the mincing crowd of promenaders twice more.The Master of the Ceremonies|George Manville Fenn
Rex paraded the room with mincing steps, and simpered at his own reflection in the looking-glass.Sisters Three|Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
She advanced, walking with short, mincing footsteps, while her eyes swept the room.Lady Cassandra|Mrs George de Horne Vaizey
Alice imitates her mincing way of talking, but I can't do it.The House of Souls|Arthur Machen
Besides, I begin to learn something of the bigger world outside the one I know, and I crush my mincing tastes.Diana of the Crossways, Complete|George Meredith