GRE Word List

MINCING

affectedly dainty or delicate

The meaning of the word mincing is affectedly dainty or delicate.

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intuitionthe power or faculty of attaining to direct knowledge or cognition without evident rational thought and inference
elopeto run away secretly with the intention of getting married usually without parental consent
influxa coming in
foresightan act or the power of foreseeing : prescience
stinkto emit a strong offensive odor
hema border of a cloth article doubled back and stitched down
fecundityfruitful in offspring or vegetation : prolific
cavaliermarked by or given to offhand and often disdainful (see disdain
browseto eat (tender shoots, twigs, leaves of trees and shrubs, etc.) : to consume as browse (see browse
compactpredominantly formed or filled : composed