Sentence Examples

  • Taking mincing steps so that the water wouldn't slosh out of the buckets, she worked her way toward the barn door.
  • In Mincing Lane are the commercial salerooms. Besides the Bank of England there are many banking houses; and the name of Lombard Street, commemorating the former money dealers of Lombardy, is especially associated with them.
  • Simple souls found their spiritual pasture in little mincing "devotions"; while robuster minds built up for themselves a natural moralistic religion, quite as close to Epictetus as to Christianity.
  • Soon after, she began to vary her steps from large to small, and little mincing steps were "very small."

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