Minxish vs Mixish - What's the difference?

minxish | mixish |


As adjectives the difference between minxish and mixish

is that minxish is like a minx while mixish is like or charactetistic of a mix; mixlike.

minxish

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Like a minx.
  • mixish

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Like or charactetistic of a mix; mixlike.
  • *1890 , Mary Mapes Dodge, St. Nicholas :
  • There the cats and the dogs are all able to talk, When you meet 'em together, out taking a walk. There the roses are green—and the leaves may be pink; And things are so “mixish ” it scares you to think.
  • *1981 , Ian Robertson, The Dutch linguistic legacy and the Guyana/Venezuela border question :
  • In the woris of one informant, these people are all, "a sort of reddish mixish people", a mixture, judged by their own accounts, of Amerindian, Dutch and African.