The definition of mincing is the actions of someone who acts dainty or refined.
A child walking carefully down a wedding aisle, spreading flowers is an example of someone mincing.
- affectedly elegant or dainty: of a person or a person's speech, manner, etc.
- characterized by short steps or affected daintiness: a mincing walk
Affectedly refined or dainty.
- Present participle of mince.
(comparative more mincing, superlative most mincing)
- Affectedly dainty.