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Synonyms of mincing

Verb


1. mince, soften, moderate, change, alter, modify

usage: make less severe or harsh; "He moderated his tone when the students burst out in tears"

2. mince, walk

usage: walk daintily; "She minced down the street"

3. mince, chop, chop up

usage: cut into small pieces; "mince the garlic"

Adjective


1. dainty, mincing, niminy-piminy, prim, twee, refined (vs. unrefined)

usage: affectedly dainty or refined

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