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Synonyms for mincing
ˈmɪn sɪŋminc·ing

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. mincing

    Synonyms:
    slow, affected, pedantic, syllabical, euphuistic

    Antonyms:
    rapid, voluble, unaffected, natural, bluff

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dainty, mincing, niminy-piminy, prim, tweeadjective

    affectedly dainty or refined

    Synonyms:
    straitlaced, prissy, squeamish, overnice, dainty, puritanical, straightlaced, priggish, prudish, strait-laced, tight-laced, nice, straight-laced, niminy-piminy, victorian, prim, exquisite, twee, square-toed

    Antonyms:
    unrefined

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. mincingadjective

    Synonyms:
    affected, over-nice

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How to use mincing in a sentence?

  1. James Blake:

    Police! Don’t move! yes. I’m not mincing words here.

  2. Officer James Frascatore:

    Yes. I’m not mincing words here, in my opinion he should never have a badge again because I think it’s people like him that give the entire force a bad name.


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