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Definition of Mince


  1. To cut into very small pieces; to chop fine; to hash; as, to mince meat.
  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.
  3. To affect; to make a parade of.
  4. To walk with short steps; to walk in a prim, affected manner.
  5. To act or talk with affected nicety; to affect delicacy in manner.
  6. A short, precise step; an affected manner.
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Mince Translations

mince in Dutch is fijnhakken
mince in German is zerhacken
mince in Spanish is picar
mince in Swedish is trippa, tala fint, finhacka
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