Beside the Bishop rode the Prior of Emmet upon a mincing palfrey.
He slowed down to an alert and mincing walk and then stopped.
"A thousand thanks, Monsieur—no," he answered coldly in his mincing tones.
There's no need of mincing the matter; we need fear no eavesdropper here.
"I know of no joke, Niece Ruth," said the old lady, with mincing iciness.
The players themselves ...