mim


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mim

(mɪm)
adj, mimmer or mimmest
dialect prim, modest, or demure
[C17: perhaps imitative of lip-pursing]
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'Master's come home, mim,' cried Miggs, running before him into the parlour.
Every little bone in Miggs's throat and neck developed itself with a spitefulness quite alarming, as she replied, 'Yes, mim, I will.'
'Such spirits as you was in too, mim, but half an hour ago!' cried Miggs.
Heathcliff was nowhere visible; and Joseph, whom I followed to the stables, and requested to accompany me in, after staring and muttering to himself, screwed up his nose and replied - 'Mim! mim!
and how can I help teasing her when she's so invitingly meek and mim, when she lies down like a spaniel at my feet and never so much as squeaks to tell me that's enough?'
Hyderabad has a unique political status in southern India with a "Muslim image" due to its significant minority population, its historical background of the Qutub Shahi and Nizam rule as well as being the citadel of a Muslim political party MIM. In the present context, "global city" Hyderabad had also emerged as a growth engine driving the Telangana economy and giving the state a distinct edge.
He urged the women who received the 60 standing hair dryers (30 each to Goaso and Mim) to make good use of them to boost their trade.
[ClickPress, Wed Jun 19 2019] Various advantages offered by the metal injection molding (MIM) powders over others is expected to be one of the key driving factor for the growth of Metal Injection Molding (MIM) Powders Market .
'The AAMO Council has unanimously agreed to confer the Visionary Leader and Nation Builder Award to Tun Mahathir honouring his vision, courage, self-sacrifice, endurance and distinguished leadership,' MIM president Datuk Ng Tieh Chua said in a statement today
A member of Macquarie Group (ASX:MQG) (ADR:MQBKY), MIM includes the former Delaware Investments and is a global asset manager.
Mim, a pretty but very ill young seamstress, knocks at his door and asks for a light for her candle.