minty
adjective see mint I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Minty — may refer to An adjective describing the flavor of the mint, or mentha plant Minty (My Little Pony), a My Little Pony pony. Minty (TV series), a 1998 Australian–British comedy series Minty, a fictional Holiday mascot on Conan. Minty, Poland… …   Wikipedia

  • Minty — ist der Name folgender Personen: Abdul Minty (* 1941), südafrikanischer Diplomat George Minty (1929–1986), amerikanischer Mathematiker Minty ist der Name folgender Orte: Minty (Bartoszyce), Dorf im Powiat Bartoszycki, Woiwodschaft Ermland Masruen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • minty — (adj.) 1867, from MINT (Cf. mint) (n.1) + Y (Cf. y) (2). Related: Mintiness …   Etymology dictionary

  • minty — [min′tē] adj. mintier, mintiest having the smell or taste of mint …   English World dictionary

  • Minty — This Scottish name is probably locational and may well derive from the village of Minto in Roxburgh. As Minty or Mintie the name probably means the son of Minto , the first recorded holder being accused of the murder of Walter Mathie, but was… …   Surnames reference

  • minty — mint|y [ˈmınti] adj tasting or smelling of mint ▪ a fresh, minty flavour …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • minty — Ⅰ. mint [1] ► NOUN 1) an aromatic plant, several kinds of which are used as culinary herbs. 2) the flavour of mint, especially peppermint. 3) a peppermint sweet. DERIVATIVES minty adjective. ORIGIN Greek …   English terms dictionary

  • minty — minty1 /min tee/, adj., mintier, mintiest. having the flavor or aroma of mint. [1875 80; MINT1 + Y1] minty2 /min tee/, adj., mintier, mintiest. Slang. 1. homosexual. 2. effeminate. [ …   Universalium

  • minty — adjective Having a flavour or essence of mint …   Wiktionary

  • minty — mint|y [ mınti ] adjective smelling or tasting of MINT …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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