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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A diminutive and delicate creature.

Usage examples (33)
  • They are mounted each year with grand ingenuity and minikin budgets.
  • The only room I could obtain, which contained a small bed, a minikin table, and two common chairs, cost me fifty francs a month, (about two pounds sterling), and I was...
  • Corking, minikin, and all description of pins, were obliged to be made in the regular way; and cows even departed this world without the honour of the human immolations...
  • Angling with a minikin, a gut-string varnished over for more
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