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Meaning of MIEN

Pronunciation:  meen

WordNet Dictionary
[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
\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.

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