mim

adjective
\ ˈmim How to pronounce mim (audio) \

Definition of mim

dialect
: affectedly shy or modest

First Known Use of mim

circa 1586, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for mim

imitative of the act of pursing the lips

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“Mim.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mim. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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