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mignon

(ˈmɪnjɒn; French miɲɔ̃)
adj
small and pretty; dainty
[C16: from French, from Old French mignot dainty]
mignonne fem n
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They are all mounted, and set at defiance those of Captain Mignon.
The great limbs of the athlete made the heavy machine spring and quiver with every stroke; while the mignon grey figure with the laughing face, and the golden curls blowing from under the little pink-banded straw hat, simply held firmly to her perch, and let the treadles whirl round beneath her feet.
Bianchon narrated the following: Another Study of Woman La Grande Breteche Bidault (known as Gigonnet) Gobseck The Vendetta Cesar Birotteau The Firm of Nucingen A Daughter of Eve Bixiou, Jean-Jacques The Purse A Bachelor's Establishment Modeste Mignon Scenes from a Courtesan's Life The Firm of Nucingen The Muse of the Department Cousin Betty The Member for Arcis Beatrix A Man of Business Gaudissart II.
com)-- Ever hear of a soldier eating filet mignon and sipping fine French wine during his tour of duty in the Vietnam War?
The team arranged a 4,800-square-foot lease for LM Mignon LLC, a contemporary fashion company that specializes in women's evening wear.
the nation's leading operator of Japanese theme and sushi restaurants, has announced the April Chef's Specials: Filet Mignon and Chicken for Two for $51 and Seafood Diablo for $21.
La ministre de la Solidarite nationale et de la Famille, Souad Bendjaballah, a recu, mardi a Alger, le president de l'Assemblee parlementaire du Conseil de l'Europe, Jean-Claude Mignon, a indique, hier, un communique du ministere.
It would be a logical follow-up for the European Council to set Macedonia a date for opening membership negotiations with the European Union at its next meeting considering Macedonia's progress in carrying our reforms is promising and that was also confirmed in the reports of the European Commission, said Jean-Claude Mignon, President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) in the Macedonian Parliament Tuesday.
Jean-Claude Mignon, President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, paid an official visit to the Republic of Macedonia on 10-12 June.
TyFLyS (CyHAN)- President of the CE Parliamentary Assembly Jean-Claude Mignon welcomes the change of the government in Georgia through the parliamentary elections on Oct.
PARIS, Feb 6 (KUNA) -- The President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), Jean-Claude Mignon, added his voice Wednesday to the slew of condemnations after the assassination earlier in the day of Tunisian Popular Front leader Shokri Benlaid.
TUNIS (TAP) - President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE)Jean-Claude Mignon, Tuesday, said he was confident in Tunisia's capacity to build a democratic model in the region, thanks to a political will that yearns to establish constitutional institutions, set the next major milestones and draft a consensual constitution compliant with human rights.