Definition of minx noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//mɪŋks//
; NAmE NAmE//mɪŋks//
[singular] (old-fashioned or humorous)
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a girl or young woman who is clever at getting what she wants, and does not show respect Word Origin mid 16th cent. (denoting a pet dog): of unknown origin.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: minx