mingy

adjective
min·​gy | \ ˈmin-jē How to pronounce mingy (audio) \
mingier; mingiest

Definition of mingy

Examples of mingy in a Sentence

a mingy portion of food the company's mingy Christmas bonuses haven't exactly helped sagging employee morale
Recent Examples on the Web There was nothing mingy or minimalist about their aesthetic. Carl Swanson, Town & Country, 3 Oct. 2019

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First Known Use of mingy

1911, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for mingy

perhaps blend of mean entry 1 and stingy

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“Mingy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mingy. Accessed 26 May. 2022.

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