minx

noun
\ ˈmiŋ(k)s How to pronounce minx (audio) \

Definition of minx

1 : a pert girl
2 : a wanton woman

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Examples of minx in a Sentence

a blond actress who was usually typecast as the minx in melodramas

First Known Use of minx

1576, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for minx

origin unknown

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“Minx.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/minx. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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minx

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English Language Learners Definition of minx

old-fashioned : a sexually attractive and playful woman who often causes trouble

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