Young mavin sent that there money back to his father in a letter to be give to the church—and the ol' man burned it.
Neither he nor any other was aware that mavin Newton had seen or been seen by a soul after the commission of his crime.
1965, from Yiddish meyvn, from Hebrew mebhin, literally "one who understands." Plural is mayvinim.
To stay under control; to keep one's composure: While he gives this silly speech, I need to maintain