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Meaning of MIEN

Pronunciation:  meen

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  dignified manner or conduct
 

MIEN is a 4 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: bearing, comportment, presence
 
 See Also: dignity, gravitas, lordliness, manner, personal manner

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mien\, n. [F. mine; perh. from sane source as mener to
lead; cf. E. demean, menace, mine, n.]
Aspect; air; manner; demeanor; carriage; bearing.

      Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As, to be
      hated, needs but to be seen.             --Pope.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: action, actions, activity, acts, address, affectation, air, appearance, aspect, bearing, behavior, behavior pattern, behavioral norm, behavioral science, brow, carriage, cast, cast of countenance, color, complexion, comportment, conduct, countenance, culture pattern, custom, demeanor, deportment, doing, doings, expression, exteriority, externality, externalness, extrinsicality, face, facial appearance, favor, feature, features, folkway, foreignness, garb, gestures, goings-on, guise, lineaments, lines, look, looks, maintien, manner, mannerism, manners, method, methodology, methods, modus vivendi, motions, movements, moves, observable behavior, openness, outerness, outward appearance, outwardness, pattern, physiognomy, poise, port, pose, posture, practice, praxis, presence, procedure, proceeding, seeming, set, shallowness, social science, stance, style, superficiality, tactics, tone, traits, turn, visage, way, way of life, ways
 

 

 

 

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