mince no words

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of mince no words

US
:to speak in a very direct and honest way without worrying about offending someone
  • She minces no words in stating her opinions.

Word by Word Definitions

mince play
  1. : to cut or chop into very small pieces

  2. : to subdivide minutely

  3. : to utter or pronounce with affectation

  1. : small chopped bits (as of food)

  2. : hamburger

word play words
  1. : a speech sound or series of speech sounds that symbolizes and communicates a meaning usually without being divisible into smaller units capable of independent use

  2. : the entire set of linguistic forms produced by combining a single base with various inflectional elements without change in the part of speech elements

  3. : a written or printed character or combination of characters representing a spoken word

  1. : to express in words : phrase

  2. : speak


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