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minnie

or minny

[min-ee] /ˈmɪn i/
noun, Scot. and North England Informal.
1.
mother; mom.
Origin of minnie
pet variant of mither

Minnie

[min-ee] /ˈmɪn i/
noun
1.
a female given name, form of Mary.
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  • We let his minnie die, and sent his two babies to the Children's Shelter.

    The Next of Kin Nellie L. McClung
  • Thus minnie tried to reason, but it brought no comfort to her.

    The Hunted Outlaw Anonymous
  • If they got such soup as this at the Waldorf, minnie leben, I bet yer the least they would soak you for it is a dollar.

    Abe and Mawruss Montague Glass
  • minnie's letter, addressed to his father's care, reached him.

    The Hunted Outlaw Anonymous
  • minnie smiled "yes," but did not like to utter her opinion too decidedly before a stranger; besides, she was thinking.

    Miles Tremenhere, Vol 1 of 2 Annette Marie Maillard
Contemporary definitions for minnie
noun

a mother

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Slang definitions & phrases for minnie

Minnie

noun

Minneapolis (1940s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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