dialect
: affectedly shy or modest

Word History

Etymology

imitative of the act of pursing the lips

First Known Use

circa 1586, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of mim was circa 1586

Dictionary Entries Near mim

Cite this Entry

“Mim.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mim. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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