minx minx

Definition(s):

  • (n) a seductive woman who uses her sex appeal to exploit men

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Boy, was Fergie fuming like an angry minx about this when she came out on stage.
  2. This clever minx stole the necklace, implicated the queen in the scandal, but herself rode screaming and scratching to the Bastille.
  3. Joan Fontaine, 28, minx-eyed cinemactress; and William Dozier, 38, RKO production executive; both for the second time; in Mexico City.

News

  1. Gadgetwise Blog: A Wireless Speaker That Offers More Listening Choices

    The Minx Air 200 wireless speaker from Cambridge Audio delivers big sound while allowing users to personalize their listening experiences.        
    on June 17, 2013     Source: New York Times

  2. Cambridge Audio Minx Go – A wireless Bluetooth speaker with up to 18hrs battery life

    Besides reading our news and reviews here on The Gadgeteer, how do you decide which portable Bluetooth speaker is the right one for you? Do you go by size, style, functionality or price? If it’s battery life, you need to check out the new Minx Go from Cambridge Audio. Like every Cambridge Audio product, Minx [...]
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Gadgeteer

Quotes

  1. "I flung [Penélope Cruz] down before the fireplace and dove on top of her," Allen writes. "Minx that she is, she rolled away a split second before I landed causing me to fracture certain key teeth on the tile floor."
    on Aug 29, 2008 By: Woody Allen Source: nextbook

  2. Helen, 18, told a newspaper: "Rosie was always feisty but this has made her skin a bit thicker and there will be hell to pay later on." "Rosie is a right minx and that side of her is going to come out even more.
    on Oct 31, 2008 By: Helen Flanagan Source: The Sun

  3. The girl Simon Cowell called a "naughty little minx" is really more of a kitten.
    on Jul 26, 2007 By: Simon Cowell Source: Richmond Times Dispatch

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