mincer


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mince

 (mĭns)
v. minced, minc·ing, minc·es
v.tr.
1.
a. To cut or chop into very small pieces.
b. To subdivide (land, for example) into minute parts.
2. To pronounce in an affected way, as with studied elegance and refinement.
3. To moderate, restrain, or euphemize (words) for the sake of politeness and decorum: Don't mince words: say what you mean.
v.intr.
1. To walk with very short steps or with exaggerated primness.
2. To speak in an affected way.
n.
Finely chopped food, especially mincemeat.

[Middle English mincen, from Old French mincier, from Vulgar Latin *minūtiāre, from Latin minūtia, smallness; see minutia.]

minc′er n.

mincer

(mɪnsə)
n
(Cookery) an appliance used to mince meat

mincer

meat grinder
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mincer - a kitchen utensil that cuts or chops food (especially meat) into small piecesmincer - a kitchen utensil that cuts or chops food (especially meat) into small pieces
kitchen utensil - a utensil used in preparing food
Translations
مفْرَمَة اللحْم
mlýnek na maso
hakkemaskine
húsdaráló
hakkavél
mlynček na mäso
kıyma makinası

mincer

[ˈmɪnsəʳ] N (= machine) → máquina f de picar carne

mincer

[ˈmɪnsər] nhachoir m

mincer

n (esp Brit) → Fleischwolf m

mincer

[ˈmɪnsəʳ] n (for meat) → tritacarne m inv; (all-purpose) → tritatutto m inv

mince

(mins) verb
1. to cut into small pieces or chop finely. Would you like me to mince the meat for you?
2. to walk with short steps, in an unpleasantly dainty or delicate way. She minced over to him.
noun
meat (usually beef) chopped up into small pieces. mince and potatoes.
ˈmincer noun
a machine for mincing meat etc. Could you put the meat in the mincer?
ˈmincing adjective
too dainty or prim. He walked with little mincing steps.
ˈmincingly adverb
ˈmincemeat noun
a mixture of raisins, other fruits etc, usually with suet (used in baking ˌmince-ˈpies).
References in classic literature ?
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